Water damage is the most common issue and the most risky issue that many of phone repair technician cannot repair because this issue related to motherboard. However, nowadays, the latest major phone brands in terms of Apple, Samsung, HTC, Sony, LG and others, they produce and create the innovative technology IP68 to protect phone and devices from water or liquid. What is IP68?
The abbreviation of “Ingress Protection,” the rating system for a device’s dust- and water-resistance. -- 6
An IP rating’s first number represents a device’s dust protection rating. A “6” IP number, actually means the device is completely dust proof. -- 8
Water resistance is denoted by the second number of the rating. An “8” shows that the devices can be fully submerged in water as deep as 1.5 meters for up to 30 minutes. For instance, the iPhone X, which scored a “7,” can be submerged for 30 minutes at 1 meter deep.