Which plug adaptor do I need when travelling from Benin to Somalia?

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Summary

The table below summarises the plug types, voltage and frequency of electrical current in both Benin and Somalia.

BeninSomalia
Plug TypesEC
Voltage220V220V
Frequency of electrical current50Hz50Hz

Plug Adaptors

Benin uses Plug Type E.

Your Appliance has Plug Type E

You will need this adaptor:

Socket Type E
(Benin)
to Plug Type C
(Somalia)

Good to know

Voltage

The voltage found in Benin and Somalia is exactly the same (220V). You will not need a transformer.

Frequency of Electrical Current

The frequency found in Benin and Somalia is exactly the same (50Hz). Timing devices and appliances that use motors will function as expected under this frequency.

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