Place your phone in a container full of uncooked rice – ideally use a zip lock bag, and make sure that the phone is completely covered.
Uncooked rice will help absorb the water from the atmosphere in the bag (including in any hard to reach places in your phone.
Can a water damaged phone Be Fixed?
Repairing Cell Phones with Water Damage
Our expert technicians at CPR will make every effort possible to salvage your water damaged phone or other device. However, if the damage is beyond repair, CPR has the technology to retrieve any information stored on your phone and transfer them to a new device.
How can I fix my water damaged android phone?
After cleaning the phone, battery, SIM card, and SD card with alcohol, put them in a sealed bag of uncooked rice to dry. Make sure to cover everything with rice. Leave them in the bag for several days to dry out. Hopefully, the rice would absorb all the remaining water molecules from them.
How do you fix a phone that has been dropped in water?
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Should I put my phone in rice?
Many folks swear by stuffing your phone in a bag of dry rice, and letting it sit for 24 to 36 hours or more. This is cheap, easy, and can be done in a pinch. But this method could have some negatives: If the rice absorbs the water well, you may be left with a mushy rice mess stuck in its creases and I/O ports.
How much does it cost to fix a water damaged phone?
Water damage repairs, which can be the most difficult, typically start between $35 and $50. While some major cell phone repairs, like a fried motherboard, make a repair economically unfeasible, most phone fixes cost only a fraction of a new cell phone’s price.