Power plugs and sockets needed when traveling from Afghanistan to Mexico


Are you from Afghanistan and visiting Mexico? You might want to know if you need a power plug adapter or power converter when traveling from Afghanistan to Mexico? Check below to see if you need any adapter or converter and which power plugs and power sockets are used in Mexico compared to Afghanistan.


You need a power plug adapter!
Voltage and frequency could be the same in some areas of Mexico
Read text about voltage and frequency below.

We advise you to buy a world universal adapter and voltage converter.

Click here for a universal adapter/converter
Always check the specifications on your power plugs or devices, if it says 100V-240V and 50Hz-60Hz (usually the case with small electronic devices like phones and tablets) you do not need a voltage converter, just a power plug adapter if stated above.

Electricity in Afghanistan and Mexico

Afghanistan

In Afghanistan they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C
  • Type F

The voltage is 220V and the standard frequency is 50Hz.

Mexico

In Mexico they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type A
  • Type B

The voltage is 127V and the standard frequency is 60Hz.


Power plugs and sockets in Afghanistan and Mexico

The power plug types in Afghanistan (Type C, Type F) and Mexico (Type A, Type B) are NOT the same. You do need an additional power plug adapter when you are traveling. We advise you to buy a world universal travel power plug adapter. Find the perfect adapter with the link below.

Click here for a universal world power plug adapter

Power plug and socket types in Afghanistan Power plug and socket types in Mexico
Type C, Type F Type A, Type B
Afghanistan power plug outlet type C
Afghanistan power plug outlet type F
Mexico power plug outlet type A
Mexico power plug outlet type B

Voltage and frequency used in Afghanistan and Mexico

The voltage in Afghanistan (220V/50Hz) and Mexico (127V/60Hz) could be the same in some areas. Unfortunately both are in use (100V-130V and 200V-240V) (50Hz or 60Hz). You cannot be sure your electronic equipment from Afghanistan can be used in Mexico. We advise you to buy a voltage/frequency converter. Find the perfect adapter with the link below.

Always check the specifications on your power plugs or devices, if it says 100V-240V and 50Hz-60Hz (usually the case with small electronic devices like phones and tablets) you do not need a voltage converter, just a power plug adapter if stated above.
Voltage converter / Power plug adapter combo

Afghanistan Mexico
Voltage 220V 127V
Frequency 50Hz 60Hz