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Samsung's Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge Are Waterproof

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rwalford79

Feb 21, 2016, 2:21 PM

Water Resistance isn't Water Proof

There is a difference.

The device is water RESISTANT, not water PROOF.

One resists water based on pressure of the water (the depth) and/or the length of time water has been on the device, before finally failing.

The other completely seals out water and can not, at any reasonable depth or time be breached.
I disagree. The difference is legalese, not practical.

Both "water-resistant" and "water-proof" phones have depth and time limits. There is no phone on the planet that can survive depths of over 5 meters, that I am aware of.

I have seen "water...
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Nobodey

Feb 21, 2016, 6:28 PM

And its already too late..

I came into mention the waterproof vs water resistant thing as well. =)
But I was beat too it!
But ya, if you say its waterproof, people will do YouTube videos where they drop it in a lake for a week and then bitch that Samsung lied when indeed, it was YOU (the writer) who was just irresponsible.
dirtyspark23

Feb 21, 2016, 5:26 PM

Fix Your Article

This phone is water resistant not waterproof. Two completely different things.
 
 
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