Saint Martin

Are you planning to visit Saint Martin? Check if you need a power plug adapter or voltage converter for the power sockets (outlets) used in Saint Martin.

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Power plug adapter needed in Saint Martin?

In Saint Martin the power sockets are of type E. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 60 Hz.

  • You don't need a power plug adapter in Saint Martin, when living in Sweden.
  • Be extra careful with certain appliances because of the difference in frequency.

Below you find pictures of the applied power sockets and corresponding plugs. And we provide more information about the voltage and frequency.

Which power plugs and sockets in Saint Martin?

In Saint Martin the power sockets are of type E. Check out the following pictures. When living in Sweden you don't need a power plug adapter in Saint Martin. Your power plugs fit. Make sure that your appliances with plug F have an extra pinhole for use in socket E.

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    What voltage and frequency in Saint Martin?

    In Saint Martin the standard voltage is 220 V and the frequency is 60 Hz. You can use your electric appliances in Saint Martin, because the standard voltage (220 V) is (more or less) the same as in Sweden (230 V). Manufacturers take these small deviations into account.

    The frequency in Saint Martin (60 Hz) differs from the frequency in Sweden (50 Hz). It is not advised to use your appliances, but you could (at your own risk) try for a short time. Be especially careful with moving, rotating and time related appliances like clocks, shavers and electric fan heaters.

    To be sure, check the label on the appliance. Some appliances never need a converter. If the label states 'INPUT: 100-240V, 50/60 Hz' the appliance can be used in all countries in the world. This is common for chargers of tablets/laptops, photo cameras, cell phones, toothbrushes, etc.

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