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Pakistan Pakistan electrical outlets : do I need a travel adapter?

You're going to travel to Pakistan and you don't know if your electric devices (your computer, mobile phone, battery charger...) will be able to work there?

To know if you need a travel plug adapter to go to Pakistan, you have to consider 3 things : the shape of the plugs, the voltage and the frequency of the current delivered by electrical outlets in Pakistan.

Electrical outlets (sockets) and plugs used in Pakistan

Here are the shape of the sockets in Pakistan, and the the types of plugs used in Pakistan :

electrical outlet socket type C in Pakistan
type C
electrical outlet socket type D in Pakistan
type D

plug type c  plug type d  

Plug adapter for Pakistan

If none of your usual plug is compatible, you should buy a travel adapter to be able to plug your electric devices in Pakistan (please visit our selection on Amazon for more details).

best travel adapters for pakistan

Prepare your travel to enjoy your stay in Pakistan

What is the type of electrical outlets and current in Pakistan?

The type of electrical outlets used in Pakistan is the "Type C" and "Type D" plugs.

Type C outlets have two round pins and are similar to the plugs used in most European countries.

Type D outlets have three large round pins and are unique to India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, and Pakistan.

The current in Pakistan is 220-240 volts at a frequency of 50 hertz.

How can I charge the battery of my phone or computer in Pakistan?

To charge the battery of your phone or computer in Pakistan, you can follow these steps:

  1. Make sure you have the appropriate charging cable for your device.
  2. Check the power voltage in Pakistan. The standard voltage in Pakistan is 220V, so ensure that your charger is compatible with this voltage. Most modern chargers support a wide range of voltages, but it's always good to double-check.
  3. Locate an electrical outlet in Pakistan. The type of electrical outlet used in Pakistan is type C (also known as the Europlug) or type D (also known as the Old British plug). Make sure you have the appropriate adapter if your charger's plug is different.
  4. Plug the charger into the electrical outlet. Ensure a secure connection.
  5. Connect the other end of the charging cable to your phone or computer.
  6. Allow your device to charge. You can check the charging status on your device's screen.
  7. Once your device reaches the desired battery level, unplug the charger from the electrical outlet and disconnect it from your device.

Remember to always follow these steps with caution and use certified chargers to ensure the safety of your device and yourself.

Which power adapter should I buy for Pakistan?

To ensure compatibility and proper functioning of your device in Pakistan, it is recommended to purchase a power adapter that supports the country's electrical specifications. Pakistan has a standard voltage of 230 volts and a frequency of 50 Hz. Thus, you should look for power adapters that are designed for this voltage and frequency.

When purchasing a power adapter, make sure that it has the correct plug type for Pakistan. The plug type commonly used in Pakistan is the Type C plug, which has two round pins. However, it is always a good idea to check the specific plug type required by your device or consult the manufacturer's recommendations.

In summary, when buying a power adapter for Pakistan, look for one that supports 230 volts and 50 Hz frequency, and has a Type C plug. This will ensure safe and efficient power usage for your devices during your time in Pakistan.

What are the 20 largest cities in Pakistan?

The 20 largest cities in Pakistan are:

  1. Karachi
  2. Lahore
  3. Faisalabad
  4. Rawalpindi
  5. Gujranwala
  6. Peshawar
  7. Multan
  8. Hyderabad
  9. Islamabad
  10. Quetta
  11. Sargodha
  12. Sialkot
  13. Bahawalpur
  14. Sukkur
  15. Jhang
  16. Sheikhupura
  17. Larkana
  18. Gujrat
  19. Mardan
  20. Kasur