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Windows 7: Buy plug adapter or new power cord for travel?

14 Jul 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Buy plug adapter or new power cord for travel?

I am traveling to Hong Kong in a couple of months. My HP laptop is from the US. It has an external power brick that takes 100-240V.

My question is about the cord that goes from the power brick to the wall outlet. The cord has a US plug. Does the cord also take 100-240V and I just need to buy a plug adapter, or does the cord only take US voltage and I need to buy a new cord?

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14 Jul 2012   #2

Windows 7 x64 Professional SP1
 
 

You just need a plug adaptor, the power brick and the cord itself already supports International Voltages (worldwide)

(e.g. Hong Kong uses 50 Hz, 200/220 V, so you're pretty much covered there.)

Something like this:-

Amazon.com: Belkin F8E449 Universal AC Travel Adapter: Electronics
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