What plug type is used in Malaysia?

For Malaysia the associated plug type is G, which is the plug that has three rectangular pins in a triangular pattern. Malaysia operates on a 240V supply voltage and 50Hz.

Does Malaysia use the same plug as UK?

The voltage is a little bit different as UK voltage is 220V – 230V while in Malaysia is 240V. The frequency is the same ie 50Hz. No need to bring the traveller plug adapter. In asean countries, only Malaysia, brunei & singapore is exactly the same 3 pin like the UK.

Can I use 230V in Malaysia?

In Malaysia the standard voltage is 240 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. You can use your electric appliances in Malaysia, if the standard voltage in your country is in between 220 – 240 V (as is in the UK, Europe, Australia and most of Asia and Africa).

Can I use American appliances in Malaysia?

No; an American plug won’t work in Malaysia because it can’t fit in a Malaysian power outlet without using a plug adapter. The voltage is different so you will need to use a power converter for Malaysia if your charger or appliance isn’t dual voltage and check that your device is compatible with a 50hz power outlet.

Which countries use plug type G?

This electrical socket is common in: GB, Ireland, Cyprus, Malta, Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong.

Can I use a 220V appliance in Malaysia?

You can use all your equipment in Malaysia if the outlet voltage in your own country is between 220V-240V. If the standard voltage in your country is in the range of 100V-127V (which is most common in the US, Canada and countries in South America) you might need a voltage converter in Malaysia.

Can I use 200v in Malaysia?

No need. Just use simple adapter, or snip off the plug and put in a normal Malaysian plug. There’s no practical difference between 220V and 240V. You only need transformers if you’re importing stuff from countries on 110V like US/Japan/Taiwan.

Can I use Korean appliance in Malaysia?

Its mostly safe to plug your electrical apparatus from South Korea in Malaysia without a voltage adapter. If you have any concerns with a special device i.e. a medical device, you probably want to seek further professional help.