Power plugs and sockets needed when traveling from Somalia to Canada


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


You need a power plug adapter!
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 Canada

Somalia

In Somalia they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C

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

Canada

In Canada 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 sockets in Somalia and Canada

The power plug types in Somalia (Type C) and Canada (Type A, Type B) are NOT the same. You do need an additional power plug adapter when you are traveling. We advise you to buy a world universal travel power plug adapter. Find the perfect adapter with the link below.

Click here for a universal world power plug adapter

Power plug and socket types in Somalia Power plug and socket types in Canada
Type C Type A, Type B
Somalia power plug outlet type C
Canada power plug outlet type A
Canada power plug outlet type B

Voltage and frequency used in Somalia and Canada

The voltage in Somalia (220V/50Hz) and Canada (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 Canada
Voltage 220V 120V
Frequency 50Hz 60Hz