Can you use EU plug in Italy?

You can use your electric appliances in Italy, if the standard voltage in your country is in between 220 – 240 V (as is in the UK, Europe, Australia and most of Asia and Africa). Manufacturers take these small deviations into account. You can also consider a combined power plug adapter/voltage converter.

Do I need an outlet adapter for Italy?

No – a US plug won’t work in Italy because it doesn’t fit into an Italian power outlet without using a plug adapter. Also, the voltage is 230 volts so please use a power converter for Italy if your charger or appliance isn’t dual voltage and check that your appliance will work with a 50hz power outlet.

Do England and Italy use the same plugs?

Electricity in Italy – voltage and frequency You can use all your equipment in Italy if the outlet voltage in your own country is between 220V-240V. This is the case in most of Europe, Australia, the United Kingdom and most countries in Africa and Asia.

What does Italian plug look like?

For Italy there are three associated plug types, types C, F and L. Plug type C is the plug which has two round pins, plug type F is the plug which has two round pins with two earth clips on the side and plug type L is the plug type which has three round pins. Italy operates on a 230V supply voltage and 50Hz.

Do French plugs work in Italy?

You will not need any sort of voltage adapter (they are always big, heavy and they can’t handle too much energy. You can plug your devices to the electric network grid in Italy without requiring a voltage adapter.

Which countries use type G plugs?

Type G

  • mainly used in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Malta, Malaysia, Singapore & the Arabian Peninsula.
  • 3 pins.
  • grounded.
  • 13 A.
  • 220 – 240 V.
  • socket compatible with plug type G.

What adapter do I need for Italy?

To go to Italy, you will need at least a basic two prong plug adapter, European standard. Look for an adapter that allows you to plug in a Type A/B device into a Type F or L outlet.

Do I need a converter for Italy?

As the voltage is different in Italy you also need to pack a power converter for Italy if your device isn’t dual voltage and check that it can work with a 50hz power outlet. If your device can run on 230 volts or is dual voltage and your plug will fit in an Italian power outlet then you can use it in Italy without needing a plug adapter.

What is an Universal plug adapter?

A universal plug adapter is a travel essential, whether you’re traveling for business or pleasure. You need it to plug in your laptop, phone, camera battery, shaver, and more abroad. Though they’re used by almost every traveler, universal plug adapters are sometimes hard to find in other countries.