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My Android device has been splashed/soaked by (sea)water

Rice does not solve water damage. (Source: iFixit) When we put a phone in rice, it is the same thing as doing nothing. It just FEELS like we're actively trying something. Corrosion is instant ...
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What is the fastest way to shutdown unrooted Android phone?

In fact without removing battery it's not possible to shut down a device completely in order to avoid the loss that could possibly occur due to short circuit caused by water. Let's have a brief look ...
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One end of usb cable got wet while still plugged into an outlet

I don't think you can get a definitive answer but I would strongly recommend using not using that cable any more Reason being that the food matter and the anti bacterial liquid may have seeped a wee ...
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How reliable are waterproof phones?

I have a fair amount of experience using and testing IP68 waterpoof phones. Here are my experiences. I personally have had quite a bit of success with them in several different types of environments. ...
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how to remove moist on the camera in my phone?

I would put it in an air-tight sealed box with some silicia gel. If this is not available, rice is also working fine. Let it sit for a couple of days and check it. If the water is still there, look ...
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Recover data, photo, & video from a dead water-damaged Android phone

assume you are running windows, I will give you short instructions how to read data off dead device in EDL mode with QFIL disconnect battery from phone mainboard, press vol up + vol dn and connect usb-...
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What is the fastest way to shutdown unrooted Android phone?

You can shut down your device by holding Volume Up + Power Button simultaneously for several seconds.
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water damaged Tmobile Revvl

You have to take it to a repair shop that has an ultrasonic cleaner. You can't put it in rice or any other ridiculous mythical magical fix. There is one option for you. ultrasonic cleaner. Why does ...
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