Power Plug and Socket

Malaysia uses the Type G plugs and sockets which are also used in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Singapore

In Malaysia the standard voltage is 240V and the frequency is 50Hz.

power socket Malaysia
typical Malaysian wall plug with an off-switch

power plug and socket
If you come from a country with the standard 2-pin Type C, E or F plug, you don't need a fancy adapter. This simple plastic adapter will do which is available for 1 Ringgit everywhere.

power socket adapter
It even works without any adapter at all (left power plug). You just need a thin object like a pencil or the temple of your glasses to push down the plastic pin in the top middle hole while inserting the plug.

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