Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge lasted 16 hours under water

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge lasted 16 hours under water

Both Galaxy S7 certified standard IP68 and according to Samsung, which means that they can live for up to 30 minutes, when immersed in water at a depth of 1.5 meters. However, it seems that smartphones can remain intact under water much longer.

Unbox Therapy recently conducted an experiment with the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, proderdav it in a bowl of water for 16 hours and 36 minutes. The device has survived, working as before, remained under water. Oddly enough, the device poured and then continued to work properly.


While flagship smartphones Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge is not too different from their predecessors, they have received several important features that their predecessors did not possess – namely, dust – and watertight.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge lasted 16 hours under water

Both Galaxy S7 certified standard IP68 and according to Samsung, which means that they can live for up to 30 minutes, when immersed in water at a depth of 1.5 meters. However, it seems that smartphones can remain intact under water much longer.

Unbox Therapy recently conducted an experiment with the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, proderdav it in a bowl of water for 16 hours and 36 minutes. The device has survived, working as before, remained under water. Oddly enough, the device poured and then continued to work properly.


Of course, it is worth noting that the water in the vessel exerts less pressure on the telephone and we do not know what can happen if you leave the Galaxy S7 at a depth of 1 meter for a few hours. In any case, we do not advise you to try it, and repeat the experiment of the video.

But even if you do not have stored under extreme conditions, it seems, the new smart phones from Samsung are well protected against water.

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