Charging your Jabra Solemate Mini from a power outlet in Nevis

Simple instructions showing you how to power the Jabra Solemate Mini with a Nevis power outlet using type B USB Micro connector with a Type B USB adapter, charging the Jabra Solemate Mini using a Type G USB adapter and powering the Jabra Solemate Mini using a two pin Type A power charger

Nevis power outlet

Various combinations of voltages and region codes can all lead to confusion when planning to travel to another country for the first time traveller. These instructions have been specifically written to stop you having to worry if you'll be able to charge the Jabra Solemate Mini when staying in Nevis.This page contains instructions telling you how to charge your Jabra Solemate Mini when staying in Nevis using the standard G, A, B or D type Nevis 230 volt 60Hz power outlets. Most power will vary depending on which country you are visiting so please read the power supplies and North America page for a full list of countries. When travelling to Nevis from a different region ensure your Jabra Solemate Mini can be charged using a 240v supply. If your Jabra Solemate Mini was purchased in a country which uses a lower voltage such as 110 volts check that your Jabra Solemate Mini is dual-voltage (marked with a 100-240 volt notation) else you may need to use an additional converter to prevent the device from overheating during charging.

Ensure you have version 1.14 or greater of the Jabra Solemate Mini firmware, visit the official Jabra Solemate Mini support site [2] to download the latest version. You can switch off the default 'Connected' and other announcements by holding down the Volume down button when turning on the Jabra Solemate Mini until you hear 'Sound prompts off'.

Charging the Jabra Solemate Mini in Nevis

Can the Jabra Solemate Mini be used in Nevis?

Yes, you can connect the Jabra Solemate Mini to a Nevis power outlet by using the correct power convertor.

What is the best power adapter for the Jabra Solemate Mini in Nevis?

When you are travelling with more than your Jabra Solemate Mini or visiting more than one country the best international travel adapter for Nevis to buy is a multiple USB adapter which includes swappable plugs such as a 4 port USB travel charger [12]. Nevisian use four different standards of wall outlets (types G, A, B and D) and bringing this ensures that you are covered for both types A and G.

Because these types of chargers come with interchangeable pins and can handle 100 volts to 240 volts will mean you can travel to multiple countries in Europe, Asia, North America and Africa simply by changing the heads over. If your type of Jabra Solemate Mini is compatible with Fast Charge then you'll benefit from faster charging times by using one of these travel chargers, plus compatibility with certain power hungry devices. This will allow you to power more than one device simultaneously without needing to buy multiple power adapters or occupying additional wall sockets. Because you are only packing a single international travel charger will also keep the size down, making it ideal to fold up and store in hand baggage while travelling. Due to their space saving flexibility these types of power adapters can be used when you return home so when you're not travelling they can be used under your bedside table charging multiple phones and tablets without needing an additional wall outlet.

For those travelling to Nevis we suggest buying this type of versatile power adapter at an electronics retailer. The multipurpose power charger illustrated below is the 4 Port USB Wall Charger [12] which has been successfully tested with multiple USB devices in numerous foreign countries with good reliably.

Alternative travel adapter for Nevis

The 4 port USB travel charger [12] is the most compact option for travellers from around the world wanting to charge devices using USB, but for those also wanting to use their domestic plugs the following power converters provide larger but more versatile solutions. All three power adapters offer surge protection which is necessary for visitors of regions with unreliable or unstable power grids. These power converters come 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 Nevis using 3 pinned type B plug sockets.
  • ORICO Traveling Outlet Surge Protector Power Strip - Also having 4 USB ports but only 2 AC power outlets the Orico travel adapter is also aimed at travellers from the US using type B plugs. This offers the same set of features as the BESTEK with 1 less AC outlet for almost half the price.
  • BESTEK International USB Travel Power Strip - This power strip has 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 ideal for most travellers from around the world visiting Nevis.
What is the best power adapter for the Jabra Solemate Mini in Nevis?

How to use a Type G power charger for charging your Jabra Solemate Mini from a Nevis power outlet

Using micro USB Type B cord with a 3 pin Type G power adapter to charge your Jabra Solemate Mini with a Nevis power outlet.

  1. If you want to charge the Jabra Solemate Mini from a Nevis power outlet you will need to use a Type G USB power adapter [4] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [5].
  2. Firstly plug the Type G USB power adapter in the Nevis power outlet. You can identify the power supply by the three holes containing plastic shutters in a triangular configuration.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB Type B connector into the bottom of the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB charging port on the Jabra Solemate Mini. The USB charging port can be located to the bottom right of the speaker below the line in port.
  4. Switch on the Nevis power outlet.
  5. The battery indicator on the Jabra Solemate Mini will glow red when low, yellow when half full and green when fully charged. Typically the battery will take 3 hours to completely charge although this may take longer if you use the Jabra Solemate Mini during the charging process.
How to use a Type G power charger for charging your Jabra Solemate Mini from a Nevis power outlet

Powering the Jabra Solemate Mini with a Nevis power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type A USB adapter

Simple instructions showing you how to power the Jabra Solemate Mini from a Nevis power outlet using type B USB micro cable with a Type A USB adapter.

  1. To power your Jabra Solemate Mini using the Nevis power outlet you will need to buy a Type A USB power adapter [7] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [5].
  2. Start by plugging the Type A USB power adapter into the power supply. You can identify the wall supply by the two adjacent slots for live and neutral pins.
  3. Connect one end of the type B USB micro cable into the mains power adapter and the other end into the USB charging port on the Jabra Solemate Mini. The USB charging port can be found to the bottom right of the speaker below the line in port.
  4. Switch on the Nevis power outlet.
  5. The battery indicator on the Jabra Solemate Mini will glow red when low, yellow when half full and green when fully charged. Typically the battery will take three hours to completely charge although this may take longer if you use the Jabra Solemate Mini whilst you are charging.
Powering the Jabra Solemate Mini with a Nevis power outlet by using a 2 pinned Type A USB adapter

How to use a Type B power charger for recharging your Jabra Solemate Mini from a Nevis power outlet

Simple instructions showing you how to power the Jabra Solemate Mini with a Nevis power outlet using type B USB Micro connector with a Type B USB adapter.

  1. In order to supply power to your Jabra Solemate Mini from a Nevis power outlet you'll need a Type B USB power adapter [9] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [5].
  2. Begin the process by plugging the Type B USB power adapter in the Nevis power outlet. You can identify the wall outlet by two slots where the live and neutral blades go with a single hole below for the earth pin.
  3. Connect one end of the type B USB micro cable into the mains power adapter and the other end into the USB charging port on the Jabra Solemate Mini. The USB charging port can be found to the bottom right of the speaker below the line in port.
  4. Switch on the Nevis power outlet.
  5. The battery indicator on the Jabra Solemate Mini will glow red when low, yellow when half full and green when fully charged. Typically the battery will take three hours to completely charge although this may take longer if you use the Jabra Solemate Mini whilst you are charging.
How to use a Type B power charger for recharging your Jabra Solemate Mini from a Nevis power outlet

How to use a Type D power charger for charging your Jabra Solemate Mini from a Nevis power outlet

Using micro USB Type B cord and a 3 pin Type D power charger to charge your Jabra Solemate Mini with a Nevis power outlet.

  1. To charge the Jabra Solemate Mini from a Nevis power outlet you will need to use a Type D USB power adapter [11] and a USB 2.0 A Male to Micro B cable [5].
  2. Firstly plug the Type D USB power adapter into the Nevis power outlet. You can identify the power supply by the three circular holes in a triangular configuration.
  3. Then connect the USB end of the USB Type B connector into the bottom of the USB power adapter and the other end into the USB charging port on the Jabra Solemate Mini. The USB charging port is located to the bottom right of the speaker below the line in port.
  4. Switch on the Nevis power outlet.
  5. The battery indicator on the Jabra Solemate Mini will glow red when low, yellow when half full and green when fully charged. Typically the battery will take 3 hours to completely charge although this may take longer if you use the Jabra Solemate Mini during the charging process.
How to use a Type D power charger for charging your Jabra Solemate Mini from a Nevis power outlet

See also

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Kitts_and_Nevis - Wikipedia web page about Nevis
  2. http://www.jabra.co.uk/supportpages/jabra-solemate-mini#/#100-97300000-60 - official Jabra Solemate Mini support site
  3. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeG.htm - Type G power outlet
  4. Type G USB power adapter - Provides power from a type G mains power supply
  5. 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
  6. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeA.htm - Type A power outlet
  7. Type A USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type A mains power outlet
  8. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeB.htm - Type B power outlet
  9. Type B USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type B mains power outlet
  10. http://www.iec.ch/worldplugs/typeD.htm - Type D power outlet
  11. Type D USB power adapter - Provides USB power from a type D mains power outlet
  12. 4 Port USB Wall Charger - A universal USB charger capable of charging up to 4 USB devices with swappable international adapters