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Guide for the traveller with plugs

Plugs used in Japan

Ok, you are going to Japan, you will use power plugs/outlets similar to the following picture(s): (includes Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka, Fukuoka, Nagoya, Nagasaki, Sapporo, Southern Okinawa-hontō, Motobu Peninsula, Northern Okinawa-hontō, Naha.)

Japan' Plug Type A Japan' Plug Type B
Plug Type A Plug Type B
Japan' Outlet Type A Japan' Outlet Type B
Outlet Type A Outlet Type B

Voltage used in Japan is 100V and the electrical frequency is 50Hz & 60Hz.
(more details after you choose where are you plugs from.)

Considerations for Japan

Users living in Japan have commented to us the outlets type "B" are not common, therefore plugs type "B" might not be easy to plug in Japan.

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