Almost all smartphones are vulnerable to liquid, unless they’re waterproof. There are a lot of new devices available in the market offering water resistance and some are completely waterproof. So, if you are a little clumsy or would like to use your phone in the bathroom, these are best waterproof phones to buy.
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
The latest iPhone from Apple is now IP67 certified. This makes it dust and water resistant. To be precise, the phone can withstand upto 1 meter of water for up to 30 minutes. This means, it can be used in the rain or on the beach without hassles. The iPhone 7 Plus is also the best smartphone to buy at the moment. It is extremely fast, thanks to the Apple 10 SoC and Apple’s vertically integrated iOS software. The phone has one of the best cameras amongst phones today.
Apple iPhone 7
The iPhone 7 is the smaller version of the iPhone 7 Plus, and without the dual camera setup. It features the same IP67 certification the iPhone 7 Plus has. It uses the powerful Apple A10 chip and is easily one of the fastest device available today. The single camera of the phone may not be as good as the iPhone 7 Plus, but it is certainly amongst the best. Like the iPhone 7 Plus, the iPhone 7 is also expensive.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
If the iPhone 7 is too expensive for you, the best Android alternative that can withstand the rain is the Galaxy S7 Edge. Samsung is one of the few companies that offers IP68 certification on its flagship devices. Hence, the latest Galaxy flagship is dustproof and water resistant in up to 1.5 meters for 30 minutes. Powered by an Exynos 8890 SoC, the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is powerful enough to handle all kinds of apps without breaking a sweat. However, the best part of the phone is the dual curved Edge display, which makes it a looker
Samsung Galaxy S7
The Galaxy S7 is the flat screen version of the S7 Edge. The phone is more compact and offers dust and water protection, just like the Galaxy S7 Edge. It also has the same processor as the S7 Edge, offering good performance, and slightly better battery life.
HTC Desire Eye
Besides being a good selfie phone, the HTC Desire Eye is one of the few phones in the budget category to offer IPX7 certification. It is dust proof and water resistant for up to 1 metre of water for 30 minutes. The phone rocks a Snapdragon 801 SoC and very dependable 13MP front facing camera.