How to charge the Beats Pill 2 when staying in Lithuania

The WikiConnections page on how to power your Beats Pill 2 from a Lithuanian power outlet with Type B Micro USB cord and a Europlug Type C power adapter and how to recharge a Beats Pill 2 using a Schuko Type F USB adapter.

Lithuanian power outlet

Varying different combinations of region codes and plugs can often be confusing when planning to stay in another country, especially for the first time traveller. With only a handful of different types of common standards used in the world this guide shows exactly what to pick up in advance to charge your Beats Pill 2 in Lithuania. These instructions were written to prevent you having to worry if you'll be able to charge your Beats Pill 2 abroad.This page has useful instructions which shows exactly how to power the Beats Pill 2 in Lithuania by using the Type F or C 230 volt 50Hz power outlets. Most power supplies will vary from region to region therefore we suggest that you read our Wiki Connections world power supplies list where you'll find a complete list of powering devices in different destinations. If visiting Lithuania from a different region double check your Beats Pill 2 can be used with a 240v supply. If it was purchased from a country which uses a lower voltage (for example 110 volts) ensure the Beats Pill 2 is dual voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) otherwise you may need to use an additional voltage converter to avoid the device from overloading when powering up.

This list of instructions show you how to connect to Beats Pill 2.0 speakers to your Lithuanian power outlet. Note that these instructions refer to the Beats Pill 2.0 and not the original Beats Pill first generation, please visit the Beats page on WikiConnections.org for the full range of Beats bluetooth speakers. Before you connect Beats Pill 2.0 speakers to anything we recommend downloading the latest Beats firmware from the official Beats Pill support site [2] using the Beats update tool.

Charging a Beats Pill 2 in Lithuania

Can the Beats Pill 2 be used in Lithuania?

You can connect a Beats Pill 2 to a Lithuanian power outlet by using a power convertor.

What is the best travel adapter for recharging a Beats Pill 2 in Lithuania?

When you are travelling to more than one country the best travel power adapter for Lithuania to buy is a multiple USB port adapter which includes compatible plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [9]. Lithuanians use two different types of plug sockets (F and C) and using a travel charger like this will ensure that you are covered for type C.

As these types of chargers come with interchangeable plugs and can handle from 100 volts - 240 volts it makes them ideal for multiple countries around the world simply by switching the included heads over. If your model of Beats Pill 2 can support Fast Charge then you'll benefit from quicker charging times with one of these power adapters, along with additional compatibility with more power hungry devices like tablets.

Unlike other chargers having a four port charger will also allow you to recharge more than one device at the same time without needing to bring multiple travel chargers. Only needing to pack a single international USB travel charger will also keep the overall weight and size down, making it perfect to store in hand baggage as well as being convenient for recharging your Beats Pill 2 at the airport or on the plane. Because of their space saving versatility these types of travel adapters can be used when back at home so when you're not on holiday they can be used overnight charging multiple smartphones and tablets with only a single plug socket.

We suggest searching for a versatile travel adapter like this at an electronics retailer. The power charger illustrated here is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [9] which has been tested successfully for recharging multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries around the world with good reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Lithuania

The 4 port USB travel charger [9] is the most compact option for travellers from any country wanting to charge devices via USB, but for visitors also wanting to use their domestic plugs these power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All 3 power adapters offer surge protection which can be necessary when visiting counties with unreliable or unstable power supplies. These travel converters come with interchangeable type C, I and G plugs covering Europe, North America, Australia, United Kingdom, Japan, China and over 150 destinations:

  • BESTEK Portable International Travel Voltage Converter - The BESTEK international travel converter has 4 USB charging ports with 3 AC power outlets and is the most popular compact option for travellers originating from America visiting Lithuania.
  • 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 originating from North America using type B plugs. This is a much more cost effective alternative to the BESTEK with one less AC outlet for almost half price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has just 2 AC outlets but offers a flexible 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 ideal for a wide range of travellers from around the world visiting Lithuania.
What is the best travel adapter for recharging a Beats Pill 2 in Lithuania?

Powering a Beats Pill 2 with a Lithuanian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

The WikiConnections page on how to power your Beats Pill 2 from a Lithuanian power outlet with Type B Micro USB cord and a Europlug Type C power adapter.

  1. In order to charge the Beats Pill 2 from a Lithuanian power outlet you will need a Type C USB power adapter [5] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by inserting the Type C USB power adapter in the wall outlet. The power outlet can be identified by two circular holes adjacent to each other.
  3. Connect one end of the Type B USB cord into the USB adapter and the other end into the power in on a Beats Pill 2. The power in jack can be found at the rear of the speaker to the right of the Bluetooth indicator.
  4. Switch on the Lithuanian power outlet.
  5. The power in socket will flash red while charging and glow green when fully charged. From an empty battery the charging time is around between 3 to 4 hours and the Beats Pill playback time at full power capacity is around 7 hours. After 20% battery life the jack will glow red and it will need charging again soon.
Powering a Beats Pill 2 with a Lithuanian power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type C Europlug USB adapter

How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Beats Pill 2 from a Lithuanian power outlet

Using type B micro USB connector with a 3 pinned Type F Schuko USB adapter to recharge your Beats Pill 2 from a Lithuanian power outlet.

  1. To power your Beats Pill 2 from the Lithuanian power outlet you'll need to use a Type F USB power adapter [8] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [6].
  2. Start the process by taking the Type F USB power adapter and plugging it in the Lithuanian power outlet. This sunken round wall supply can be identified by two large circular adjacent holes along with a pair of two thin metal grounding clips above and below.
  3. Then connect one end of the USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable into the bottom of the USB mains charger and the other end into the power in on a Beats Pill 2. The power in socket is found at the back of the speaker next to the Bluetooth LED.
  4. Switch on the Lithuanian power outlet.
  5. The power in port will glow red while charging and turn green when fully charged. From a dead battery the charging time is about 3.5 hours and the playback time at full capacity is around seven hours. When you have reached 20 percent battery life the socket will turn red and it will need charging again soon.
How to use a Type F power charger for recharging your Beats Pill 2 from a Lithuanian power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lithuania - Lithuania country entry on wikipedia.org
  2. https://www.beatsbydre.com/support/speakers/pill2 - official Beats Pill support site
  3. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeC.htm - Type C power outlet
  4. https://www.beatsbydre.com/uk/support/how-to/power-pill - charging instructions for the Beats Pill 2
  5. Type C USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type C mains power outlet
  6. USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable - Used to connect USB devices which have a USB Mini-B port to computers, power supplies and other devices
  7. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeF.htm - Type F power outlet
  8. Type F USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type F mains power outlet
  9. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters