Malaysia is a country in Asia (South-Eastern Asia) with about 30.5 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 330 000 km². The capital of Malaysia is Kuala Lumpur (1.5 Millionen inhabitants).
People in the country are mainly speaking Malay, English, Chinese, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Panjabi and Thai.
The neighbors of Malaysia are Brunei, Indonesia and Thailand.TLD: .myCurrency: MYRCountry calling code: +60Country Code : MY
Which types of power plugs are used in Malaysia?
Malaysia uses power plugs of type G. Power outlets of type I, which are common in Australia, are not in use in Malaysia.
What is the Electricity Voltage in Malaysia?
The voltage in Malaysia is 240 volts.
The voltage, therefore, is higher than the 230 volts in Australia. This difference means that you have to be cautious when using electrical devices purchased in Australia:
You should read the instruction manual of your device and check at which voltage it is safe to use.
If the voltage stated in the user's manual or on the device's power supply differs from the mains voltage in Malaysia, you should either not use your device there, or buy a voltage converter before departing.
What is the utility frequency in Malaysia?
The utility frequency in Malaysia is 50 Hertz.
The frequency, therefore, is the same as in Australia. That's why it is safe to use all your electric appliances in Malaysia.