type g power plug and socket

Type G Power plug & socket

  • 3 pins
  • grounded
  • 13 A
  • 220 – 240 V
  • socket compatible with plug type G
  • Used in most Asia countries like Hong Kong, Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore & Sri Lanka

What is Type G Power Plug

The Type G plug is commonly referred to as “Europlug”, “UK plug”, “UK / European plug” or “British plug”. The Type G plug was developed to be used with plugs with a side-entry socket. The Type G plug has a square blade and rounded pins (with a small ridge around the pin), where the Type C plug has round pins and a square blade.

Where do Type G power plugs mainly used in?

Type G plugs are used in almost most Asian countries such as Hong Kong, Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore and Sri Lanka. Type G plugs are mainly used in computers, printers, laptops and phone chargers.

Countries using Type G Power Plug

Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belize, Bhutan, Botswana, Brunei, Cambodia, Cyprus, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guernsey, Guyana, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Iraq, Ireland, Isle of Man, Jersey, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Macau, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Myanmar, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar, Rwanda, Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe