Power plugs and sockets needed when traveling from American Samoa to British Virgin Islands


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


Power plugs could be the same in some areas of British Virgin Islands
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 American Samoa and British Virgin Islands

American Samoa

In American Samoa they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type A
  • Type B
  • Type F
  • Type I

The voltage is 120V and the standard frequency is 60Hz.

British Virgin Islands

In British Virgin Islands they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type A
  • Type B

The voltage is 110V and the standard frequency is 60Hz.


Power plugs and sockets in American Samoa and British Virgin Islands

The power plug types in American Samoa (Type A, Type B, Type F, Type I) and British Virgin Islands (Type A, Type B) could be the same in some areas. Unfortunately too many plug types are used. You cannot be sure your power plug from American Samoa will fit the sockets in British Virgin Islands. 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 American Samoa Power plug and socket types in British Virgin Islands
Type A, Type B, Type F, Type I Type A, Type B
American Samoa power plug outlet type A
American Samoa power plug outlet type B
American Samoa power plug outlet type F
American Samoa power plug outlet type I
British Virgin Islands power plug outlet type A
British Virgin Islands power plug outlet type B

Voltage and frequency used in American Samoa and British Virgin Islands

The voltage in American Samoa (120V/60Hz) and British Virgin Islands (110V/60Hz) 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

American Samoa British Virgin Islands
Voltage 120V 110V
Frequency 60Hz 60Hz