Power plugs and sockets used in Ecuador

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

Electricity in Ecuador

In Ecuador they use the following plug and sockets types: Type A, Type B. The voltage is 120 V and the standard frequency is 60 Hz

Power plugs and sockets Ecuador

The sockets and plugs used in Ecuador are Type A, Type B 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 Ecuador

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Voltage and frequency used in Ecuador

All sockets in Ecuador provide a standard voltage of 120 V with a frequency of 60 Hz.


The standard frequency in Ecuador 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 Ecuador. But if the voltage is the same (120 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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