Today’s phones are somewhat water resistant but do not think that this means that it is completely waterproof, no iphone is 100% safe from water and if you have had the phone for a year, the seal in the phone is affected by wear and tear.
So what should you do if the accident has occurred and your phone has taken a bath in the sea or the toilet?
The most important thing is that you do not continue to use the phone, if it is still on, then turn it off. iPhone huolto Vaasa- Puhelimen korjaus Vaasa. Iphone huolto ja korjaus ammattitaidolla edulliseen hintaan If you try to start it or use it as usual, it may short-circuit the entire device and damage it significantly more.
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Then make sure to wipe off as much water as you can, wipe the screen and charge the plug. Clean and wipe the back and frame around the phone. You can also shake the phone to drain the water from the inside of the sockets and buttons. When you have dried the phone, remove the SIM card and if the phone has a battery that you can discharge yourself, be sure to disconnect it. iPhones and other similar phones are often assembled so that you can not disconnect the battery without opening the phone, which can vary in difficulty.
The mobile in the rice method
Something that today has become synonymous with water-damaged units is that rice can make the moisture disappear, this is not something that is scientifically proven but it certainly does not hurt to test. Put the phone in a bowl or bag and cover with plenty of rice. Then you can leave it in the rice for 24-48 hours. When removing the phone from the rice, make sure that no grains are stuck in the charging socket or the headphone socket.
The Iphone is alive!
If your phone starts up and seems to be working properly, we always recommend that you back up your phone as soon as possible. Then the water may still have damaged your device and can cause major problems later on.
Water and electronics have never worked well together and there are several ways you can prevent your phone from being damaged by moisture or water. One of the most common reasons why the phone is damaged by water is due to use at or around the toilet. It is easy for it to slip out of your hand and straight into the toilet. Or if you have the phone in your pocket and when you take off / put on your pants, it jumps down the toilet. Other common reasons are of course that the phone is used when it is raining or humid outside, you want to take pictures of lakes, seas and pools or that you happen to overturn the coffee on the table over the phone.
Is the Iphone still not working, or do you want to be sure that there is no moisture left in it?
If the phone still does not work after you have tested our tips above, we strongly recommend that you come to us at Fix My Phone, we can then disassemble the entire unit, wipe out all components and water clean them. Fixiphone.fi voit ostaa kunnostettuja matkapuhelimia hyvään hintaan. Käytetyt ja kunnostetut iPhonet, iPadit, Samsungit ja Huaweita ovat 50% halvempia verrattuna uusiin matkapuhelimiin. This removes any moisture, water and coatings that may settle on contacts and chips on the inside of the phone. If you have dropped your phone in water and it seems to work, we can still recommend that you come to us so we can disassemble the phone and prevent future damage.