The table below summarises the plug types, voltage and frequency of electrical current in both Barbados and Burundi.
|Plug Types||A, B||C, E|
|Frequency of electrical current||50Hz||50Hz|
In Barbados there's more than one plug type in use.
What type of plug does your appliance have?
In Burundi there's more than one socket type in use. You may require more than one adaptor.
The voltages found in Barbados and Burundi are significantly different.
Some appliances are compatible with multiple voltages. To find out if your appliance is one of them, check the appliance label and/or instruction booklet.
Is your appliance compatible with the voltage used in Burundi (220V)?
If your appliance is not compatible with multiple voltages, you will need a transformer to adjust the voltage input when using your appliance in Burundi.
The frequency found in Barbados and Burundi is exactly the same (50Hz). Timing devices and appliances that use motors will function as expected under this frequency.