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Battery charger We are going over to the UK to work for the next year or so. Do I need a different charger cord for my laptop given the different voltage over there? I'll need a outlet adapter obviously, but do I need a transformer or what?

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  • orbruce Aug 28, 2008

    Thanks for yor help. I was told that same thing by a Dell support person half the world away, but i wanted to be sure. Much appreciated.

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No, you should check your adapter itself (there should be a label on the side of it) but all recent genuine Dell chargers accept anything from 100-240V at either 50 or 60hz. All you need is the outlet adapter you suggest as the UK supply is 230V at 50hz.
Hope you enjoy it over here!

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