Power plugs and sockets needed when traveling from Somalia to China


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


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

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

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No voltage converter needed
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 China

Somalia

In Somalia they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C

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

China

In China they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type A
  • Type C
  • Type I

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


Power plugs and sockets in Somalia and China

The power plug types in Somalia (Type C) and China (Type A, Type C, 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 China. 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 China
Type C Type A, Type C, Type I
Somalia power plug outlet type C
China power plug outlet type A
China power plug outlet type C
China power plug outlet type I

Voltage and frequency used in Somalia and China

The voltage in Somalia (220V/50Hz) and China (220V/50Hz) is the same (or in acceptable range). You do not need an additional voltage converter when you are traveling.

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 China
Voltage 220V 220V
Frequency 50Hz 50Hz