1. GWBlack's Avatar
    Hello,

    We have Lumia 930 and 1520 phones from the USA (110-120 volt). We'll be traveling to Italy and Greece (220-230 volt) next month. We'll need to charge our phones while there.

    The power chargers say "AC 100-240V, 50-60 Hz." This tells me we should only need a plug adapter to charge the phones while in Europe - not any power converter or transformer.

    My question is: will these phones automatically adjust the voltage, or is there a switch or internal setting somewhere that I need to manually adjust before plugging them in while in Europe?

    Thank you!
    Gary
    05-05-2017 10:07 PM
  2. tgp's Avatar
    All you need is the adapter so your charger fits the European plugs. The devices will automatically adjust. Have fun!
    libra89 and RumoredNow like this.
    05-05-2017 10:16 PM
  3. RumoredNow's Avatar
    I agree with @tgp (hey it happens sometimes )...

    Just get an adapter. Worked fine for me back in 2014.
    tgp likes this.
    05-06-2017 07:29 AM
  4. tgp's Avatar
    I agree with @tgp (hey it happens sometimes )...

    Just get an adapter. Worked fine for me back in 2014.
    Well, some things involve an opinion. This does not!

    I just returned home from Africa and Europe earlier this week, so I am speaking from very recent experience. I mostly used an Aukey charging adapter with 3 USB ports. The only additional requirement was something like this:

    capture.jpg
    wgrs, RumoredNow and libra89 like this.
    05-06-2017 07:41 AM
  5. GWBlack's Avatar
    Thanks everybody for the replies!

    Sincerely,
    Gary
    RumoredNow likes this.
    05-06-2017 10:33 AM

Similar Threads

  1. Can't Set data limit after Creators update on Lumia 640
    By John Palmer2 in forum Windows 10 Mobile
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 05-18-2017, 03:11 AM
  2. Replies: 5
    Last Post: 05-15-2017, 10:38 AM
  3. WTS: WTS: Microsoft Lumia 550 RM-1128 phone
    By IndyJG in forum The Marketplace - Buy, Sell & Trade
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 05-15-2017, 05:47 AM
  4. Came Back To Windows Phone Need Suggestions
    By Kevin Smith6 in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 05-06-2017, 12:57 AM
  5. New charging cable for $5
    By dacarter77 in forum Microsoft Band 2
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 05-05-2017, 02:47 PM
LINK TO POST COPIED TO CLIPBOARD