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

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Summary

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

American SamoaCanada
Plug TypesA, B, F, IA, B
Voltage120V120V
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 Canada there's more than one socket type in use.

You will need this adaptor:

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

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Canada 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 Canada, you will not need an adaptor.

Your Appliance has Plug Type B

In Canada there's more than one socket type in use.

You will need this adaptor:

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

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from 5.66 AUD

Canada 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 Canada, you will not need an adaptor.

Your Appliance has Plug Type F

In Canada 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
(Canada)

Adaptor 2 of 2

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

Your Appliance has Plug Type I

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

Adaptor 1 of 2

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

Adaptor 2 of 2

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

Good to know

Voltage

The voltage found in American Samoa and Canada is exactly the same (120V). You will not need a transformer.

Frequency of Electrical Current

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

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