Power plugs and sockets needed when traveling from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe


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


Power plugs could be the same in some areas of Zimbabwe
Check pictures below.

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No voltage converter needed
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 Zimbabwe

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.

Zimbabwe

In Zimbabwe they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type D
  • Type G
  • Type C

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


Power plugs and sockets in Afghanistan and Zimbabwe

The power plug types in Afghanistan (Type C, Type F) and Zimbabwe (Type D, Type G, Type C) could be the same in some areas. Unfortunately too many plug types are used. You cannot be sure your power plug from Afghanistan will fit the sockets in Zimbabwe. We advise you to buy a world universal travel power plug adapter. Find the perfect adapter with the link below.

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Power plug and socket types in Afghanistan Power plug and socket types in Zimbabwe
Type C, Type F Type D, Type G, Type C
Afghanistan power plug outlet type C
Afghanistan power plug outlet type F
Zimbabwe power plug outlet type D
Zimbabwe power plug outlet type G
Zimbabwe power plug outlet type C

Voltage and frequency used in Afghanistan and Zimbabwe

The voltage in Afghanistan (220V/50Hz) and Zimbabwe (220V/50Hz) is the same (or in acceptable range). You do not need an additional voltage converter when you are traveling.

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 Zimbabwe
Voltage 220V 220V
Frequency 50Hz 50Hz