Even though many countries uses North American sockets, the sockets are not required to be polarized. Since devices such as laptops have a polarized plug with one prong wider than the other, you will may still need a North America Adapter to use your appliances in countries with the two flat pin type electrical outlets. U.S. Nongrounded with Dual USB Adapter Plug removes polarization from non-grounded U.S. plugs. U.S Nongrounded Adapter Plug with two USB ports will accept foriegn style nongrounded plugs included European plugs.
Nongrounded travel adapter plug works in North America, US, Canada, Mexico, Bahamas, Aruba, Cuba, Ecuador, Korea, Okinawa, Panama, Suriname, Japan...
Two USB ports allow you to charge your smartphone and iPad at the same time using your USB chargers.
Adapter plugs allow electrical connections up to 240 volts. An adapter plug does NOT change the current or voltage (this requires a converter) unless your appliance is dual voltage. Check to make sure your hair dryer, curling iron, electric razor and other appliances are dual voltage before you leave on your trip. Non-grounded adapters may NOT be used with appliances that have grounded plugs; for these you will need a grounded adapter. Many of our customers find it handy to have multiple adaptors while traveling - either to run several appliances simultaneously or simply as a backup.
Non-Grounded Adapter Plugs Going In Style offers non-grounded adapter plugs for use with your voltage converter, transformer, or dual/multi voltage appliance. A non-grounded United States plug has two flat blades.
Going In Style Grounded and Non Grounded Adapter Plug Travel Video
Computers and Apple Products If you are traveling overseas with a Toshiba, HP, Lenovo, Asus, laptop or Apple device such as an iPad, chances are you won’t need a voltage converter. Most laptops are multi-voltage and will operate on voltages ranging from 100 to 240 volts. However, computers do need to make safe connections to foreign power systems and a surge protector is recommended and you will still need an adapter to use your plug.