Power plugs and sockets used in Brazil


Are you visiting Brazil and you need to know if you need any adapter or convertor for the power plugs and power sockets used in Brazil? Please select from which country you are to see if you need any adapters and or convertors in Brazil.



Electricity in Brazil

In Brazil they use the following plug and sockets types: Type C, Type N. The voltage is 127 V or 220 V and the standard frequency is 60 Hz


Power plugs and sockets Brazil

The sockets and plugs used in Brazil are Type C, Type N you can take a look at the pictures below to see how each plug and socket type looks.


Are the power plugs and sockets different from your home country click on the link below for a universal power plug adapter for Brazil

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Voltage and frequency used in Brazil

All sockets in Brazil provide a standard voltage of 127 V or 220 V with a frequency of 60 Hz.

You can use all your equipment in Brazil





The standard frequency in Brazil is 60 Hz . Is this frequency is different than the usually frequency in your home cpowerountry we do not recommend to use your electronical equipment in Brazil. But if the voltage is the same (127 V or 220 V) it is possible to use your equipment for a short time (AT YOUR OWN RISK). This specially applies on any moving, rotating or time related appliances.

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