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How to use plugs from Afghanistan in People Republic of China

Plugs, sockets, adapters and other information needed for travelling from Afghanistan to People Republic of China in this page. If you want a report for other countries, re-start the wizard to find to electric adapters for your trip here.

Quick Chart at-a-glance

  Afghanistan People Republic of China  
Voltage: 240V. 220V. icons/teeth.gif icons/exclamation2.gif  
Plugs Type: C, D, F. A, I, G. icons/exclamation2.gif  
Hertz: 50Hz. 50Hz. icons/teeth.gif  

If you are an electrical savvy, perhaps the previous chart is all you need. If this is not the case, you can continue reading and discover what the chart is saying!

Plugs and Sockets at each country

In Afghanistan the following plugs are used: (and Kabul.)

Afghanistan' Plug Type C Afghanistan' Plug Type D Afghanistan' Plug Type F
Plug Type C Plug Type D Plug Type F
Afghanistan' Outlet Type C Afghanistan' Outlet Type D Afghanistan' Outlet Type F
Outlet Type C Outlet Type D Outlet Type F

... and in People Republic of China you will use: (and Beijing.)

People Republic of China' Plug Type A People Republic of China' Plug Type I People Republic of China' Plug Type G
Plug Type A Plug Type I Plug Type G
People Republic of China' Outlet Type A People Republic of China' Outlet Type I People Republic of China' Outlet Type G
Outlet Type A Outlet Type I Outlet Type G

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Voltage

Similar voltage

The voltage is not exact, but the difference is usually tolerable by electrical devices. Its mostly safe to plug your electrical apparatus from Afghanistan in People Republic of China without a voltage adapter. If you have any concerns with a special device i.e. a medical device, you probably want to seek further professional help.

Plugs Type

Different plug systems

Different plug systems

Sorry, none of the plugs used in both countries are common. You will definitelly need plug adapters, please continue reading for more information.

Adapters

Lists of adapters you can use in your travel:

Adapter: generic

front view of generic adapter to use plugs type A, B, C, D, E, F, G, M from Afghanistan in outlets type I from People Republic of China back view of generic adapter to use plugs type A, B, C, D, E, F, G, M from Afghanistan in outlets type I from People Republic of China
Front Back

This adapter allows you to use plugs type: A, B, C, D, E, F, G, M into outlets type: I.

This is a very cheap adapter without loose terminal and finger protection; it does have earth pass-though (good); but no good grip because of so many different supported plugs. We recommend to use a more expensive option if available.

Adapter: generic

front view of generic adapter to use plugs type A, B, C, D, E, F, M from Afghanistan in outlets type G from People Republic of China back view of generic adapter to use plugs type A, B, C, D, E, F, M from Afghanistan in outlets type G from People Republic of China
Front Back

This adapter allows you to use plugs type: A, B, C, D, E, F, M into outlets type: G.

This is a very cheap adapter without loose terminal and finger protection; it does have earth pass-though (good); but no good grip because of so many different supported plugs. We recommend to use a more expensive option if available.

Adapter: generic

front view of generic adapter to use plugs type C, D, E, F, G, M from Afghanistan in outlets type A, B from People Republic of China back view of generic adapter to use plugs type C, D, E, F, G, M from Afghanistan in outlets type A, B from People Republic of China
Front Back

This adapter allows you to use plugs type: C, D, E, F, G, M into outlets type: A, B.

This adapter is probably illegal in some countries, we put it here for educational purposes; it does not have earth connection but it allows earthed plugs to be connected to it. It has no finger-terminal protection. Try to go for a more expensive and safer alternative.

Adapter: generic

front view of generic adapter to use plugs type C, E, F from Afghanistan in outlets type A, B from People Republic of China back view of generic adapter to use plugs type C, E, F from Afghanistan in outlets type A, B from People Republic of China
Front Back

This adapter allows you to use plugs type: C, E, F into outlets type: A, B.

Simple, small and cheap. You can buy half a dozen of them for almost no money and they will not occupy space in your travel bag. its drawback, it does not have earth-connection but it might not be required for some devices.

Hertz

Equal Hertz

This is the perfect situation. You will not have any clock shift issue with the same Hertz.


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