What Happens When IPhone Gets Wet?

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?

Fingers crossed

  • #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?

48 hours