“Apple hasn’t advertised the iPhone 6s as being waterproof, but it seems that the new handset (unofficially) isn’t totally adverse to taking a dip,” Luke Dormehl reports for Cult of Mac.
“In a new video test, YouTuber Zach Straley submerged both the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus in a bowl of water and let them sit there for an hour, powered up. While the test certainly isn’t comprehensive,” Dormehl reports, “it certainly bodes well if you happen to accidentally drop your iPhone 6s in the bath or down the toilet sometime in the next year.”
Dormehl reports, “Again, Apple hasn’t discussed the Apple Watch’s water-resistant qualities in any of its advertising or literature.”
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MacDailyNews Take: We advise that you keep your iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus units as dry as possible, but it’s certainly just like Apple to under-promise — or, in this case, non-promise — and over-deliver.
[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Dan K.” for the heads up.]