Which plug adaptor do I need when travelling from American Samoa to Aruba?

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Summary

The table below summarises the plug types, voltage and frequency of electrical current in both American Samoa and Aruba.

American SamoaAruba
Plug TypesA, B, F, IA, B, F
Voltage120V127V
Frequency of electrical current60Hz60Hz

Plug Adaptors

In American Samoa there's more than one plug type in use.

What type of plug does your appliance have?

Your Appliance has Plug Type A

In Aruba there's more than one socket type in use. You may require more than one adaptor.

Adaptor 1 of 2

Socket Type A
(American Samoa)
to Plug Type B
(Aruba)

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from 8.80 AUD

Adaptor 2 of 2

Socket Type A
(American Samoa)
to Plug Type F
(Aruba)

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from 3.71 AUD

Aruba also uses Socket Type A, which is used in American Samoa. If using an appliance that has a Type A Plug in the Type A Sockets of Aruba, you will not need an adaptor.

Your Appliance has Plug Type B

In Aruba there's more than one socket type in use. You may require more than one adaptor.

Adaptor 1 of 2

Socket Type B
(American Samoa)
to Plug Type A
(Aruba)

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from 8.80 AUD

Adaptor 2 of 2

Socket Type B
(American Samoa)
to Plug Type F
(Aruba)

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from 1.75 AUD

Aruba also uses Socket Type B, which is used in American Samoa. If using an appliance that has a Type B Plug in the Type B Sockets of Aruba, you will not need an adaptor.

Your Appliance has Plug Type F

In Aruba there's more than one socket type in use. You may require more than one adaptor.

Adaptor 1 of 2

Socket Type F
(American Samoa)
to Plug Type A
(Aruba)

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from 3.71 AUD

Adaptor 2 of 2

Socket Type F
(American Samoa)
to Plug Type B
(Aruba)

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from 1.75 AUD

Aruba also uses Socket Type F, which is used in American Samoa. If using an appliance that has a Type F Plug in the Type F Sockets of Aruba, you will not need an adaptor.

Your Appliance has Plug Type I

In Aruba there's more than one socket type in use. You may require more than one adaptor.

Adaptor 1 of 3

Socket Type I
(American Samoa)
to Plug Type A
(Aruba)

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from 4.55 AUD

Adaptor 2 of 3

Socket Type I
(American Samoa)
to Plug Type B
(Aruba)

Adaptor 3 of 3

Socket Type I
(American Samoa)
to Plug Type F
(Aruba)

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from 11.00 AUD

Considerations

Voltage

The voltages found in American Samoa (120V) and Aruba (127V) are not exactly the same, but the difference is tolerable, so you should not need a transformer.

Good to know

Frequency of Electrical Current

The frequency found in American Samoa and Aruba is exactly the same (60Hz). Timing devices and appliances that use motors will function as expected under this frequency.

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