Power plugs and sockets needed when traveling from Somalia to American Samoa


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


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

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

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You need a voltage converter!
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 Somalia and American Samoa

Somalia

In Somalia they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C

The voltage is 220V and the standard frequency is 50Hz.

American Samoa

In American Samoa they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type A
  • Type B
  • Type F
  • Type I

The voltage is 120V and the standard frequency is 60Hz.


Power plugs and sockets in Somalia and American Samoa

The power plug types in Somalia (Type C) and American Samoa (Type A, Type B, Type F, Type I) could be the same in some areas. Unfortunately too many plug types are used. You cannot be sure your power plug from Somalia will fit the sockets in American Samoa. 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 Somalia Power plug and socket types in American Samoa
Type C Type A, Type B, Type F, Type I
Somalia power plug outlet type C
American Samoa power plug outlet type A
American Samoa power plug outlet type B
American Samoa power plug outlet type F
American Samoa power plug outlet type I

Voltage and frequency used in Somalia and American Samoa

The voltage in Somalia (220V/50Hz) and American Samoa (120V/60Hz) is NOT the same You do need an additional converter when you are traveling. We advise you to buy a world universal travel power plug adapter. Find the perfect converter with the link below.

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

Somalia American Samoa
Voltage 220V 120V
Frequency 50Hz 60Hz