Laptop Abroad

  Bomberboy1943 17:31 02 May 07
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I am taking my laptop to Tenerife in september will i still be able to run it out there on their power supply with the apropriate Plug adaptor

  EARLR 17:32 02 May 07

Yes

  Totally-braindead 17:35 02 May 07

Its worth double checking to be sure but as far as I know all laptops sold in the last 5 years or so will work on 110v to 240v.
See what it says on your power supply or give the make and model number so that we can check the manufacturers website, or look at the manual.

  rodriguez 17:50 02 May 07

Tenerife uses 220v (10 less than us) and a regular European 2-pin power outlet. The outlets vary though, you can have either type C (Spanish), type E (French) or type L (Italian). However a standard 2-pin European adapter should fit in all three of these, and this will convert it to a UK 3-pin socket that you can plug your laptop lead into.

  rodriguez 17:52 02 May 07

Also the 10 volt difference won't affect any UK electrical equipment as it's not a big enough difference to cause a problem.

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