The chances are you know someone who has dropped his/her phone in the toilet. God forbid something like this happens to you, it’s good to know what can you do to fix a phone which suffered this fall.
8 steps to follow when a phone drops in the toilet are:
- Get it out, fast
- Turn the phone off
- Take apart what you can
- Wipe off as much water as you can
- Dry it out
- Leave it to dry
- Resume your business
- Test it out
Two things you should NOT do:
- Use a hairdryer
- Try to charge the phone before it has dried
Finally, you may consider getting one of water-proof devices, such as the HTC Butterfly, Sony Xperia Z, Motorola Defy Pro and Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2.
Check out these and few other useful information from the infographic below, prepared by the good folks of Better Bathrooms.