We drowned an iPhone XS in beer, wine, soda and coffee.
We put an iPhone XS through a liquid torture test. the latest models are also able to withstand accident spills, from beer, wine, soda and more. With the iPhone XS and XS Max that hit stores on Friday, Apple promises something more – models that can resist accidental spills of other liquids, from fizzy soda to bubbly alcoholic beverages. The latest models officially adhere to a standard known as IP68, meaning they can be submerged in fresh water up to 2 meters for up to a half hour. Other notable handsets, including several Samsung Galaxy phones, meet the same standard, and through the years, we’ve doused iPhones, Galaxy phones and other devices into fish bowls, even toilets, and yes, they kept performing, well, swimmingly. For more on this story: Do you like what you see? Subscribe to our YouTube channel: Like USA TODAY on Facebook: Follow USA TODAY on Twitter: