Power plugs and sockets used in Jamaica

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

Electricity in Jamaica

In Jamaica they use the following plug and sockets types: Type A, Type B. The voltage is 110 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz

Power plugs and sockets Jamaica

The sockets and plugs used in Jamaica 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 Jamaica

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Voltage and frequency used in Jamaica

All sockets in Jamaica provide a standard voltage of 110 V with a frequency of 50 Hz.


The standard frequency in Jamaica is 50 Hz . Is this frequency is different than the usually frequency in your home cpowerountry we do not recommend to use your electronical equipment in Jamaica. But if the voltage is the same (110 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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