Power plugs and sockets needed when traveling from American Samoa to Central African Republic


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


Power plugs could be the same in some areas of Central African Republic
Check pictures below.

We advise you to buy a world universal travel power plug adapter.

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You need a voltage 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 American Samoa and Central African Republic

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.

Central African Republic

In Central African Republic they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C
  • Type E

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


Power plugs and sockets in American Samoa and Central African Republic

The power plug types in American Samoa (Type A, Type B, Type F, Type I) and Central African Republic (Type C, Type E) 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 Central African Republic. 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 Central African Republic
Type A, Type B, Type F, Type I Type C, Type E
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
Central African Republic power plug outlet type C
Central African Republic power plug outlet type E

Voltage and frequency used in American Samoa and Central African Republic

The voltage in American Samoa (120V/60Hz) and Central African Republic (220V/50Hz) is NOT the same You do need an additional converter when you are traveling. We advise you to buy a world universal travel power plug adapter. Find the perfect converter 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

American Samoa Central African Republic
Voltage 120V 220V
Frequency 60Hz 50Hz