Customer Discussions > Kindle forum

Charging a Kindle Fire HD


Sort: Oldest first | Newest first
Showing 1-14 of 14 posts in this discussion
Initial post: Dec 2, 2012 7:19:42 PM PST
Do I need to keep the Kindle Fire on while Charging?

Posted on Dec 2, 2012 7:31:06 PM PST
Old Rocker says:
No, it will charge whether its on or off.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 2, 2012 7:34:26 PM PST
Thank you.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 2, 2012 7:35:37 PM PST
Will the charger for my third gen. work on the Kindle Fire?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 2, 2012 8:31:20 PM PST
Old Rocker says:
Yes, but it won't charge as quickly as will the Quick charger.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 3, 2012 7:14:33 AM PST
Thanks!

Posted on Dec 3, 2012 10:58:40 AM PST
is there a charging indicator?

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 3, 2012 11:20:37 AM PST
Rev. Otter says:
<<is there a charging indicator?>>

not without turning it on an looking at a display (the built-in one, or an app).

Posted on Dec 3, 2012 11:25:40 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Dec 3, 2012 11:26:30 AM PST
Bella Tinks says:
Actually whether or not the white 3rd generation charger will work is in my book questionable.

After being completely unable to charge the kindle fire hd without holding the charger in place I called customer service. The white wall charger would charge intermittently and shut on and off.

As per customer service "no, the white kindle wall charger will not charge the kindle fire hd" not that it will charge slower or whatever, that it simply will not charge it.

However, many people here have said it will. Mine would not at all. Not that it would charge slower, would not at all.

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 3, 2012 12:28:11 PM PST
Thanks!

Posted on Dec 26, 2012 10:26:04 AM PST
Mom of boys says:
Should it have come with a charger?

Posted on Dec 27, 2012 6:39:39 PM PST
John O'Brien says:
should it come with a charger....yes, does it come with a charger...no!

In reply to an earlier post on Dec 31, 2012 4:00:42 PM PST
I agree; this is el cheapo of Amazon to not supply a charger; it does not cost that much for them...

Posted on Jan 24, 2013 10:35:12 AM PST
To include a charger with the Kindle Fire that takes 13 hours and works through my lap top while it is on tells you something about the marketing world. I bought the speed charger from Walmart for 19.95. It should be included in the box when the unit comes new.
‹ Previous 1 Next ›
[Add comment]
Add your own message to the discussion
To insert a product link use the format: [[ASIN:ASIN product-title]] (What's this?)
Prompts for sign-in
 


Recent discussions in the Kindle forum

Discussion Replies Latest Post
Announcement
NEWS: New Update for Kindle Reading Apps on Android and iOS
75 1 day ago
Announcement
Hachette/Amazon Business Interruption
0 May 27, 2014
Announcement
Have a Kindle Question?
0 Sep 12, 2012
We're an International Quirky Bunch! Put a Stelvin Closure on Your Tequila Arm and Prepare for the Apocalypse! Grab the Midnight Goats, Orange Loving Cows, Cat and Dog Overlords of the Universe, Plus Cherie! So Geese! 9122 4 minutes ago
raok 77 - a glimpse of heaven? 6474 4 minutes ago
Can't see any books and highlights on kindle.amazon.com 7 5 minutes ago
Paperwhite battery life 275 7 minutes ago
KINDLE KITCHEN #4: Home of Family, Friends and Good Food! 1095 11 minutes ago
kindle fire game apps purchased but not showing on son's kindle 51 12 minutes ago
FTC going after in-app purchases in Tablet/Mobile apps for Children 2 19 minutes ago
Survey 4 21 minutes ago
My kindle fire hd won't turn on 236 21 minutes ago
 

This discussion

Discussion in:  Kindle forum
Participants:  10
Total posts:  14
Initial post:  Dec 2, 2012
Latest post:  Jan 24, 2013

New! Receive e-mail when new posts are made.
Tracked by 2 customers

Search Customer Discussions