The Apple iPhone 5s was announced on September 10, 2013. Repair of this device is similar to the previous models, and requires screwdrivers and prying tools. Available as GSM or CDMA / 16, 32, or 64 GB / Silver, Gold, and Space Gray.

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Dropped my iPhone in the ocean any fixes

Hey 2 days ago i dropped my phone in salt water. My family/friends say i should but it in a bag of rice i did that for 12 hours still did nothing any solutions

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Mine went in on 4th August - will anything work after that amount of time?


It might, use this tutorial:

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Scratch the rice method, time is not your friend in this case. Take it apart right away before corrosion sets in and clean it with iso alcohol. Here is a guide on ifixit water damage

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The best option is to disassemble the device and remove the components and the main board. Clean board and components with denatured alcohol. This might work but can fail down the road.

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Don't use denatured alcohol, isopropyl works better.


Agree isopropyl works better on main board we just keep both in the service center. 90% or higher. I


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