Power plugs and outlets used in Puerto Rico


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



Electricity in Puerto Rico

In Puerto Rico they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type A
  • Type B
The voltage is 120V and the standard frequency is 60Hz.


Power plugs and outlets Puerto Rico

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

Puerto Rico power plug outlet type A Puerto Rico 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 Puerto Rico.

Click for Puerto Rico power plug adapter

Voltage and frequency used in Puerto Rico

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

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The standard frequency in Puerto Rico is 60Hz. If this frequency is different than the frequency in your home country we do not recommend to use your electronic equipment in Puerto Rico. But if the voltage is the same (120V) 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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