Can I Use My iPhone Charger for My Kindle Paperwhite?

The Kindle Paperwhite doesn’t ship with a plug adapter. If you want to use a plug adapter, you must purchase one or use a compatible plug adapter, such as the one that comes with the Kindle 2, Kindle Keyboard, or iPhone. In addition, the charger that comes with the Kindle Fire also works with the Kindle Paperwhite.

Does a Kindle Paperwhite come with a charger?

Surprisingly, the Kindle Paperwhite doesn’t come with a charger.

Can you use iPhone charger for Kindle?

Yes! The Kindle Paperwhite can charge with a 5W / 1A USB charger, similar to what you would use for an iPhone. If you have a 10W / 2A charger, that’s even better since the Paperwhite can also charge at the higher current, similar to your iPhone / iPad.

How can I charge my Kindle without a charger?

Use the lead which comes with the Kindle. It’s a standard USB lead. You can use it to connect to a computer, a phone charger, the charger that comes with a tablet and even an ipad charger. Obviously the higher power the charger, the faster it will charge.

Do all Kindles have the same charger?

No, not all are the same. For example, Amazon no longer provides a charger with the Kindle Paperwhite, since they (rightly) assume that you’ll already have one for your smartphone, tablet, etc. The good thing is that nearly all USB chargers will work to power up your e-Reader.

How do you charge a dead Kindle?

A lot depends on how low the battery was when it was started to be charged and also its’ age. The older a battery gets (the number of times it has been recharged) affects its ability to fully charge and to hold its’ charge.

Can I use any USB cable to charge my Kindle?

You can use any Kindle micro-to-USB cable of any length.

Why can’t I charge my Kindle?

If the battery isn’t too far gone, here’s how to revive it: Plug the device into the Kindle A/C adapter (not your computer) and let it charge for a few hours. … If you still see the same Critical Battery screen after charging, unplug the USB cord, then hold the power slide to the right for at least 20 seconds.