Do you need a power adapter when travelling to China from the United States? Yes, for most devices you will need a power converter while in China. China uses the Type A electrical plug and socket.
Type C and Type I power plugs are also found in China depending on the region you are visiting. The standard voltage is 220V and standard frequency is 50 Hz.
⚠️ Safety Tip: Electricity in China is usually 220V, many devices from the USA will require a power converter!
Type C and Type I Plugs are also found in parts of China.
Type A sockets have two flat parallel ports. Many sockets will include Type C and Type I pins.
Power converter is required for some US devices in China.