samsung galaxy water resistance

Samsung accused of misleading customers on Galaxy S water resistance

The Australian consumer watchdog is taking Samsung to court alleging the company is falsely advertising water resitance of its Galaxy phones.

OnePlus teases OnePlus 7 water resistance but won’t guarantee it

The OnePlus 7 will not be officially rated for water resistance but the company is still promoting the feature by submerging a phone.
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What to do after you get your phone wet

Here’s what to do if you accidentally get your phone wet. Whether it’s a splash, submerging, or flooding, do these things to avoid water damage.

Latest OnePlus 6 teasers reveal water resistance, camera samples and Amazon India exclusivity

The fast-approaching OnePlus 6 could be the Chinese company’s first-ever phone featuring some degree of water resistance. The camera should be pretty great, too.

iPhone 8 Plus water resistance in question after shutdown of Wistron production line

Industry reports claim that counterfeit parts were used in the waterproofing of the phone, leading Apple to punish the assembler.

Second-gen AirPods to come with noise-canceling early 2019, says Barclays

What features will be in the next pair of AirPods? We’re getting a couple more puzzle pieces here, but still don’t have a complete picture. We do have noise on launch dates, though.

Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ officially leaked by Samsung?

Samsung takes to YouTube to officially promote the Galaxy S9 and S9+… many hours before it actually introduces the phones. You’ll believe what happens next…

Honor 7X, 8, 8 Pro, 9, V9 will get Android Oreo

Software updates are awaiting several Honor devices as Android Oreo and EMUI 8.0 are finally ready — they just need to be tailored.

Honor V10 specs reportedly include headphone jack, slightly smaller battery

What’s not found on one brand’s phone is found on the others. Some leaked firmware shows a few divides between Huawei and its sub-brand Honor.

JerryRigEverything takes on LG V30 in durability tests

The overall verdict is a positive one, but that wouldn’t account for everything the scratch, burn and bend tests encompass.

Huawei Band 2 Pro has a (low) price and a place on Amazon

The price? $69.99. Not bad at all for a fitness band with integrated GPS and swim-proof water resistance. But will it take hold in a struggling market?

Dual cameras, water resistance, Alexa, moderate price tag for Moto X4

Well, as mid-range as can be for a €400. It has all the specs it needs to best a predecessor from 2015. Is it priced right, though?

Preliminary class action settlement includes partial refund for water-damaged Sony devices

If your old Sony phone or tablet, “deceptively” advertised as waterproof, broke down due to water damage, a 50 percent refund could soon be headed your way.

Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro leaked, looks like fitness band series remains alive

It’s understandable why Samsung wouldn’t call this a Gear Fit 3, but for swimmers, Spotify bingers and an unfamiliar crowd, this could make an impression.

Amazon has unlocked LG X venture for all major US carriers

The durable phone with mid-range specifications has jumped out of AT&T exclusivity and onto the open marketplace for a discount.

All of this year’s new iPhones will almost surely come with wireless charging and ‘waterproof’ functions

Wireless charging functionality and improved water resistance are no longer just unfounded speculation for the iPhone 8, 7s and 7s Plus.

Brazil may get Moto X4 launch on June 21

There’s also speculation that the rest of the world may get a new Moto device before the end of the month. But other details make it all sketchy.

ZTE employees brag about Nubia Z17 water resistance, maybe 8GB of RAM

A couple of cavalier employees have taken to Weibo to show off a new phone that can be cleaned up under the sink and may have 8GB of RAM.

Samsung makes Galaxy A7 (2017) in India official along with Galaxy A5 (2017)

The Galaxy A5 (2017) also got its reveal in the country and both are being poised for a new drive for the upper mid-range.

Another evleaks scoop on Galaxy S8+ specs

There will be few specs that will scale between the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+, but the amount of specificity we see here is kinda annoying.

LG G6 battery said to be largest of the series

The G3 and G4 had 3,000mAh batteries, but the G5 dropped down to 2,800mAh. So, what does the G6 want to do to bring the power back to the phone?

Waterproofing for the Google Pixel 2 “on the table”

Google supposedly has plenty on its plate in order to fix up flaws and improve on its first impressions made with its first Pixel phone.

LG G6 water resistance rumored to not be like Samsung’s

Instead of using expensive waterproofing tape that’s easy to engineer around, LG may use adhesives instead. It apparently did so with a variant of the V20.

And now, an HP Elite x3 water test video…

The Windows 10 Mobile phone is aimed at enterprise users who may end up taking their work everywhere they go, so it IS worth a test or two…

Google Pixel water resistance tested for an hour

One whole hour. But only in a small bowl of water. Still, the Google Pixel showed incredible endurance when other phones break apart in liquids.