Power plugs and outlets used in El Salvador


Are you visiting El Salvador and you need to know if you need any adapter or converter for the power plugs and power outlets used in El Salvador? Please select from which country you are to see if you need any adapters and/or converters in El Salvador.



Electricity in El Salvador

In El Salvador they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type A
  • Type B
The voltage is 115V and the standard frequency is 60Hz.


Power plugs and outlets El Salvador

The outlets and plugs used in El Salvador are A, B.. You can take a look at the pictures below to see how each plug and socket type looks.

El Salvador power plug outlet type A El Salvador power plug outlet type B

Are the power plugs and sockets different from your home country? Click on the link below for a universal power plug adapter for El Salvador.

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Voltage and frequency used in El Salvador

All sockets in El Salvador provide a standard voltage of 115V with a frequency of 60Hz.

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The standard frequency in El Salvador is 60Hz. If this frequency is different than the frequency in your home country we do not recommend to use your electronic equipment in El Salvador. But if the voltage is the same (115V) it is possible to use your equipment for a short time (AT YOUR OWN RISK). This especially applies to any moving, rotating or time related appliances.

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