The table below summarises the plug types, voltage and frequency of electrical current in both South Africa and Korea, South.
|South Africa||Korea, South|
|Plug Types||M||C, F|
|Frequency of electrical current||50Hz||60Hz|
South Africa uses Plug Type M.
In Korea, South there's more than one socket type in use. You may require more than one adaptor.
The voltages found in South Africa (220V and 230V) are the same as those found in Korea, South. As there are multiple voltages present, care should be taken to ensure your appliance is compatible with the power outlet you are using.
The frequency of electrical current found in South Africa (50Hz) differs to that found in Korea, South (60Hz).
Most equipment is not affected by differences in frequencies. Some exceptions are: