What can be done for a Phone That Got Water or Liquid on It?

Symptoms

  • Wet phone

Environment

Resolution

  1. Power the phone off
  2. Remove case
  3. Remove back cover 
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  5. Remove SIM card
  6. Let the phone dry for at least 24 hours

Cause

The phone got wet

Additional Notes

Do not charge the phone

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