Charging the iPhone 6 from a power outlet in Herzegovina

Simple instructions showing you how to recharge your iPhone 6 with a Herzegovinian power outlet using the USB Lightning Apple cable with a Type C Europlug power charger and powering the iPhone 6 using a two pin Type F USB charger.

Herzegovinian power outlet

Varying complicated region codes and voltages can all be confusing when planning on staying in another country especially if you've never been there before. These instructions have been specifically written to prepare visitors wanting to power their iPhone 6 abroad.If you're planning a holiday to Herzegovina the following useful instructions show how to supply power to the iPhone 6 by using their standard Type F or C 230 volt 50Hz wall outlets. When travelling to Herzegovina from a different country please double check the iPhone 6 can accept a 240v supply. If it came from a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110 volts) double check the device is dual voltage (marked with 100-240 volts) else you may need to use an additional power converter to stop the device from being damaged when powering up. If you're planning to visit a destination such as Dubrovnik we also suggest reading the Wikipedia.org entry about Herzegovina [1] for further information prior to visiting the location. These instructions assume that you have installed Apple iOS 7 or greater on the iPhone 6.

Charging the iPhone 6 in Herzegovina

Can you use the iPhone 6 in Herzegovina?

You can use the iPhone 6 in Herzegovina.

What is the best power charger for recharging the iPhone 6 in Herzegovina?

If you are travelling with more than your iPhone 6 the best international travel charger for Herzegovina to buy is a multiple USB adapter which includes swappable plugs like a 4 port USB travel charger [8]. Herzegovinians use two different standards of wall outlets (types F and C) and bringing this ensures that you are covered for type C.

Because these types of chargers are supplied with interchangeable pins and can handle 100 volts - 240 volts will mean you can travel to multiple countries around the world just by changing the heads. If your model of iPhone 6 is compatible with Fast Charge then you'll benefit from much quicker recharging times with one of these USB power adapters and additional support for more power demanding devices like tablets. Unlike other adapters having a four port adapter will allow you to charge multiple devices at the same time without needing to pack individual travel chargers or using up additional power sockets. Only bringing a single international travel charger will keep the overall weight down, making it ideal to fold up and store in hand luggage while travelling. Because of their space saving flexibility these types of power adapters can be used back at home so when you're not travelling they can sit overnight charging multiple phones and tablets without needing an additional plug socket.

If you travel on a regular basis we suggest searching for a multipurpose travel charger of this nature online; the travel adapter illustrated is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [8] which has been tested successfully for charging multiple USB devices in numerous countries around the world on a daily basis.

Alternative travel adapter for Herzegovina

The 4 port USB travel charger [8] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world who only have USB devices such as the iPhone 6, but for those also wishing to use their domestic plugs these power adapters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power converters offer surge protection which can be crucial when visiting regions with unreliable or unstable power grids. These power converters are supplied with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering Continental Europe, America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK travel converter has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the best selling compact power adapter for travellers originating from North America visiting Herzegovina using type B American plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Also having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the travel adapter from Orico is also aimed at travellers from the US using type B plugs. This is a cheaper alternative to the BESTEK with just 1 less AC outlet for almost half the price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has just 2 AC outlets but offers 5 USB charging ports. This versatile power strip is compatible with both American plugs and popular plug types A, D,E/F, G, H, I, L and N making it suitable for a majority of travellers from around the world visiting Herzegovina.
What is the best power charger for recharging the iPhone 6 in Herzegovina?

How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your iPhone 6 from a Herzegovinian power outlet

Simple instructions showing you how to recharge your iPhone 6 with a Herzegovinian power outlet using the USB Lightning Apple cable with a Type C Europlug power charger.

  1. If you want to power the iPhone 6 from a Herzegovinian power outlet you'll need to buy a Type C USB power adapter [4] and a USB to Apple Lightning cable [5] - usually supplied with your device by Apple.
  2. Start by plugging the Type C USB power adapter into the power outlet. You can identify the wall outlet by two holes adjacent to each other for live and neutral.
  3. Connect the USB end of the Apple Lightning power cord into the mains power adapter and the other end into the Lightning connector on the iPhone 6. The iPhone 6 Lightning connector can be found at bottom of your iPhone 6 under the home button.
  4. Switch on the Herzegovinian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top right corner of the cellphone screen will display a charging icon to indicate that the phone is recharging which should take roughly one to four hours to completely recharge to full capacity.
How to use a Type C power charger for recharging your iPhone 6 from a Herzegovinian power outlet

Powering the iPhone 6 with a Herzegovinian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

Instructions on how to recharge your iPhone 6 with a Herzegovinian power outlet using the USB Lightning Apple connector with a Schuko Type F USB charger.

  1. To power your iPhone 6 using the Herzegovinian power outlet you will need to use a Type F USB power adapter [7] and a USB to Apple Lightning cable [5] (Apple should normally supply this USB cable when you buy the iPhone 6).
  2. Begin the process by plugging the Type F USB power adapter in the wall supply. You can identify the wall outlet by two large holes 19 mm adjacent to each other for live and neutral along with two metal grounding clips on the top and bottom.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB to Apple Lightning cable into the mains power charger and the other end into the Lightning connector on the iPhone 6. The iPhone 6 Lightning connector can be found at bottom of your iPhone 6 under the home button.
  4. Switch on the Herzegovinian power outlet.
  5. The battery icon which appears in the top right corner of your iPhone 6 screen will display a charging icon to indicate that the phone is charging taking around one to four hours to fully recharge to full capacity.
Powering the iPhone 6 with a Herzegovinian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bosnia_and_Herzegovina - Wikipedia.org entry about Herzegovina
  2. https://manuals.info.apple.com/MANUALS/1000/MA1565/en_US/iphone_user_guide.pdf - Official iPhone user guide
  3. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeC.htm - Type C power outlet
  4. Type C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C mains power outlet
  5. USB to Apple Lightning cable - The Apple Lightning cable is a charging and syncing cable for more recent Apple devices and connects compatible iPhones and iPads to a USB port
  6. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeF.htm - Type F power outlet
  7. Type F USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type F mains power outlet
  8. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters