Power plugs and sockets needed when traveling from Kiribati to Malaysia


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


Power plugs could be the same in some areas of Malaysia
Check pictures below.

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

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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 Kiribati and Malaysia

Kiribati

In Kiribati they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type I

The voltage is 240V and the standard frequency is 50Hz.

Malaysia

In Malaysia they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type G

The voltage is 240V and the standard frequency is 50Hz.


Power plugs and sockets in Kiribati and Malaysia

The power plug types in Kiribati (Type I) and Malaysia (Type G) could be the same in some areas. Unfortunately too many plug types are used. You cannot be sure your power plug from Kiribati will fit the sockets in Malaysia. 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 Kiribati Power plug and socket types in Malaysia
Type I Type G
Kiribati power plug outlet type I
Malaysia power plug outlet type G

Voltage and frequency used in Kiribati and Malaysia

The voltage in Kiribati (240V/50Hz) and Malaysia (240V/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

Kiribati Malaysia
Voltage 240V 240V
Frequency 50Hz 50Hz