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AT&T Teases Waterproof Phone

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Water PROOF ?


Jun 12, 2013, 2:00 PM
I hate the term Waterproof. It implies that in no situation or circumstance, can water ever penetrate the device.

More like water resistant, which is what it should be called. Unless the phone can be used at challenger depth without leaking, it is not waterproof.

Pretty much nothing advertised as being waterproof is actually waterproof.

Jun 12, 2013, 3:06 PM
WOW, that's all I have to say about that comment.

Jun 12, 2013, 3:52 PM
It is being advertised as waterproof, so it should be waterproof.

This is like advertising a bulletproof vest by saying: "Buy our new greatest bulletproof vest, it is 100% bulletproof, unless you get shot"

(AP rounds dont count)

Jun 12, 2013, 3:58 PM
If you want to get technical, it can be waterproof to XXX feet in depth.

Like bulletproof... Bulletproof, except for hollow points.
T Bone

Jun 12, 2013, 5:01 PM
I've never seen anyone call something simply 'waterproof' without any qualification, it is always 'waterproof up to so many feet'......

Jun 12, 2013, 6:25 PM
I guess water proof and pressure proof are the same thing nowadays. You kids are wacky!
Charles Bigelow

Jun 13, 2013, 8:52 AM
Use your common-sense people! Laughing

Jun 13, 2013, 10:25 PM
Common-sense becomes more uncommon everyday

Jun 17, 2013, 12:32 AM
Water/resistant to 1 meter for 30 seconds.

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