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Adapters, plugs, outlets and voltage in Brazil 

Since 2011, Brazil introduced a new type of socket in the country. The new sockets have three small round inputs:
The European plug fits into this socket. The "thicker" plug, which is usually found in hairdryers and computers, however, do not fit. 
 
In older buildings, you can still find the older sockets, either with two "thin" round pins, or the two slot-like pins, which are also used in the United States:
 
The "thicker" plug does not fit in those either. You will definitely need an adapter for this socket. 
Warning: The electrical voltage can be either 110V or 220V, depending on the region in Brazil.