The iPhone XR is designed to withstand splashes of water or accidental spills.
However, there are still ways you can minimize those accidental device deaths.
Don’t take a bath or shower with it.
It may very well survive a splash here or even a minor tumble in bathwater there, but prevention is still the key.
Is iPhone XR waterproof?
The iPhone XR and XS are not waterproof. But they are water resistant, and you can take them for a swim without too much concern — even in salt water. According to Apple, the iPhone XR can survive a dunk up to 1 meter (3 feet) for 30 minutes, meeting the IP67 standard.
Can I take my iPhone in the shower?
The best iPhone 7 feature may be its scariest: Apple’s new device is water-resistant, meaning you can take that sucker in the shower with you and scrub away at the ever-thinning line between man and machine.
What do I do if I dropped my iPhone in water XR?
What to do if you drop your iPhone in water
- Turn it off immediately. Power off your iPhone as soon as possible.
- Take your iPhone out of the case. Take your iPhone out of its case to make sure it’s totally dry.
- Ease liquid out of the ports.
- Remove your SIM card.
- Wait for your iPhone to dry.
Can I take underwater pictures with iPhone XR?
Yes, you can take pictures underwater but above 1 to 2 meter with iPhone XS Max, iPhone XS, and iPhone XR but take care about maximum depth in water. The newest iPhone’s are passed with a rating of IP68/ IP67 which means it can resist water up to 2m depth for 30-minutes and 1m depth for 30 minutes respectively.