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Water resistance of the LG G6 and IP68 explained

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  • Last Updated 17/08/2018

 Water Resistance - IP68


    IP rating is marked 2 digit number. First number of IP rating is dust protection level and second number of IP rating is water protection level.


  • G6 satisfies requirements which is IP68 rating.(Test condition : 15-35 ℃, 86-106 kPa, 1.5 m, 30 min)



- Do not immerse a device in a depth of up to 1.5 meter for up to 30minutes.


- If a microphone, a speaker and a earphone hole get wet, the device could stop working properly.


Before using the device, thoroughly dry its inside.


- Do not immerse the device without a USIM card tray.


It is possible water resistance and dust resistance with mounting the USIM card tray normally.


- If the device has water resistance feature, it does not guarantee all the conditions


- If you go swimming and take a shower with the device, its water resistance and dust resistance feature could be damaged.


- Do not open the USIM card tray when either the device or your hand is wet as this could contaminate your handset.


- In the event your device becomes contaminated, the water label indicators may be triggered which could affect your warranty.


- Even though the LG G6 complies with the IP68 rating, it's still possible of sustaining damage in certain situations.


- Be careful not to pollute or damage the rubber packing on the USIM card tray.


- If the rubber packing is damaged or polluted, the water and dust resistance performance could be greatly reduced.



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