The table below summarises the plug types, voltage and frequency of electrical current in both Dominican Republic and Azores.
|Plug Types||A||B, C, F|
|Frequency of electrical current||60Hz||50Hz|
Dominican Republic uses Plug Type A.
In Azores there's more than one socket type in use. You may require more than one adaptor.
The voltages found in Dominican Republic and Azores 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 Azores (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 Azores.
The frequency of electrical current found in Dominican Republic (60Hz) differs to that found in Azores (50Hz).
Most equipment is not affected by differences in frequencies. Some exceptions are: