Power plugs and sockets needed when traveling from Argentina to Malawi


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


No power plug adapter needed
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 Argentina and Malawi

Argentina

In Argentina they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C
  • Type I

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

Malawi

In Malawi they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type G

The voltage is 230V and the standard frequency is 50Hz.


Power plugs and sockets in Argentina and Malawi

The power plug types in Argentina (Type C, Type I) and Malawi (Type G) are the same. You do not need any additional power plug adapter when you are traveling.

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Power plug and socket types in Argentina Power plug and socket types in Malawi
Type C, Type I Type G
Argentina power plug outlet type C
Argentina power plug outlet type I
Malawi power plug outlet type G

Voltage and frequency used in Argentina and Malawi

The voltage in Argentina (220V/50Hz) and Malawi (230V/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

Argentina Malawi
Voltage 220V 230V
Frequency 50Hz 50Hz