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Is the iPhone 8 plus waterproof 2018?

Last Updated: 10th February, 2020

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The '67' denotes that the new iPhones arefullyprotected against dust ingress and can withstand beingsubmerged inwater for up to 30 mins at 1.5m depth. So, iPhone8 andiPhone 8 Plus are water-resistant, they'renotwaterproof.

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Thereof, is the iPhone 8 plus waterproof 2019?

As iPhone 8 Plus is IP67 certified (submersibleinwater for up to 30 minutes at 1m depth), you can't go beyondthedistance with it and need one of a dependablewaterproofcase to break the shackles. All of these casesprovide theall-around defense to your phablet.

Beside above, how long can iPhone 8 plus stay in water? 30 minutes

Hereof, can I take my iPhone 8 plus in the shower?

Although Apple began releasing waterproofiPhoneslast year, you may not want to risk taking onein theshower completely unprotected. That device –alongwith the iPhone 7, 7 Plus, 8, and8Plus – is IP67-rated, meaning it can survivein 1meter of water for 30 minutes.

Can iPhone 8 plus take pictures underwater?

The iPhone 8 & iPhone X areIP67water-resistant. This means you can't take theiPhone8 or X swimming with you or have high-pressure jetshootwater at it and expect the iPhone to workafterward. Phoneswith waterproof feature are becoming increasinglycommon, withalmost every current high-end phone comingwithit.

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