Water in charging port

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by UKapple73, Sep 12, 2016.

  1. UKapple73 macrumors member

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    #1
    how are Apple dealing with this? Could it wreck the phone if someone plugs in when still water inside?
     
  2. bcroft686 macrumors member

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    I think the below picture now pops up in ios10 to prevent this.

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  3. UKapple73 thread starter macrumors member

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    Ah ok so I guess it detects water and turns off the charging circuitry
     
  4. geoff5093 macrumors 68000

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    Correct. Samsung does this as well with their S7. Just to be safe though, I wouldn't plug it in for a few hours after getting it wet.
     

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