Power plugs and sockets needed when traveling from Cameroon to Cape Verde


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


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 Cameroon and Cape Verde

Cameroon

In Cameroon they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C
  • Type E

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

Cape Verde

In Cape Verde they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C
  • Type F

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


Power plugs and sockets in Cameroon and Cape Verde

The power plug types in Cameroon (Type C, Type E) and Cape Verde (Type C, Type F) 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 Cameroon Power plug and socket types in Cape Verde
Type C, Type E Type C, Type F
Cameroon power plug outlet type C
Cameroon power plug outlet type E
Cape Verde power plug outlet type C
Cape Verde power plug outlet type F

Voltage and frequency used in Cameroon and Cape Verde

The voltage in Cameroon (220V/50Hz) and Cape Verde (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

Cameroon Cape Verde
Voltage 220V 220V
Frequency 50Hz 50Hz