If your iPhone comes into contact with water or another liquid and gets wet, resist the urge to panic while the liquid saturates the internal components.
Evaporating liquid with a heat source causes additional damage and is not recommended.
Dry out your iPhone by laying it in a safe, dry place.
What happens if iPhone gets wet?
What to do if your iPhone gets wet. Put your iPhone in a tub or bag of uncooked rice and let it sit for several hours (up to 2 days). Place your iPhone in a plastic bag with a few silica packets. Put your iPhone in a hearing aid dryer for several hours.
Can an iPhone be fixed if it got wet?
This is true for any iPhone model: your best chance to fix a wet iPhone is to follow the steps above and then leave the phone on a towel to dry by itself for 24-48 hours. Don’t charge it, don’t turn it on, don’t use rice or anything else. You can open a window and let your phone air out.
What do you do if your iPhone gets wet and wont turn on?
- #1 Don’t turn it on. If your iPhone is wet you should absolutely resist the temptation to turn it on to see if it is still working.
- #2 Undress. Take your iPhone out of its case.
- #3 Drying out.
- #4 Remove the SIM.
- #5 Don’t use a hair dryer.
- #6 Pack it in silicon.
- #7 Get the rice.
- #8 Now backup.
How long does it take for an iPhone to dry out?