Apple iPhone 8 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Waterproof Test

Apple iPhone 8 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 waterproof test, which smartphone does well under water?

The Apple iPhone 8 and Samsung Galaxy Note 8 are now out in the market. One of the special aspect of these new devices are the water proofing feature.

Apple iPhone 8 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Waterproof Test

The iPhone 8 water resistant is rated with IP67 certified while Galaxy Note 8 is rated with IP68. The Note 8 can survive and go deeper than iPhone 8.

What does IP rating means?

IP stands for International Protection. The first digit stands for resistance in objects. Rating 6 covers dust, dirt and sand resistance. The second digit is water resistance, which includes depth and pressure under watter.

Who wins Waterproof Test between Apple iPhone 8 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8. Here’s a video from Jonathan Morrison conducting a 1 hour test for both units.

Here’s another extreme test, soaking both units in coca-cola and putting it in freezer while turned on.

The results shows that both phone works well and survived the test.

What do you think? Which one are you getting? The Apple iPhone 8 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8?

See also: Apple iPhone 8 Glass Back ‘Breaks’ during Drop Test


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