Tag Archive: Water


New teaser suggests the OnePlus 6 will be water resistant

The OnePlus 6 will have some form of water resistance.

OnePlus gave us a tantalizing peek of the OnePlus 6 design last week, with the company stating its upcoming flagship will offer a “refined” form factor. The teaser revealed little about the design aesthetic of the phone other than the fact that the Alert Slider will move to a new position, and now OnePlus’ latest teaser highlights another feature of its upcoming phone: water resistance.

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Garmin’s new Quatix 5 is perfect for water sports lovers

Garmin just introduced a new smartwatch product, called the Quatix 5. While the vast majority of smartwatches today are aimed at runners or gym workout enthusiasts, the Quantix 5 was designed to be a companion for open sea adventurers. Garmin’s brand new “marine” watch packs compatibility with onboard boat systems (including Garmin’s chartplotters) and high-precision […]

The Galaxy S8 is water resistant, not liquid resistant

Your phone has no fear when it comes to water but be careful with other liquids.

One of the features you’ll find in most top-end phones in 2017 is water resistance. The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ from Samsung are no exception. Raining outside? No problem. The Galaxy S8’s IP68 rating means the rain has no effect. The same goes for a splash at the sink, a dip in the pool, and maybe even a spilled soda  [Read More…]

You can spill a cup of water on Lenovo’s new $279 Flex 11 Chromebook

Lenovo’s new Flex 11 Chromebook is cheap, rugged and versatile.

It’s becoming increasingly difficult for manufacturers to differentiate their Chromebooks in the highly competitive laptop space. Lenovo’s $ 279 Flex 11 Chromebook, which goes on sale this week, has a trick up its sleeve — or its keyboard port.

The Flex 11 has sealed ports and a keyboard that can withstand up to a cup of water spilled on it, with draining channels to ensure that the  [Read More…]

HTC U rumored to ditch headphone jack, pick up IP57 water resistance

HTC’s first global flagship with water resistance.

HTC’s next flagship phone will follow in the footsteps of last year’s Bolt in a couple of significant areas. According to seasoned HTC tipster @LlabTooFeR on Twitter, the phone will carry an IP57 rating for water and dust resistance, while also doing away with the 3.5mm headphone jack.

IP57 means dust particles can’t enter the phone in a way that affects normal operation, and it’s water resistant in up to  [Read More…]

The water resistant Braven 705 Bluetooth speaker is nearly 60% off at $42.99 (Deal of the Day)

Looking for a solid portable speaker to tote around? You’ll definitely want to check out our Deal of the Day. The Braven 705 Bluetooth speaker is currently available for only $ 42.99, or a savings of some 57 percent. It’s a heck of a bargain to be sure, and one you’d be silly to pass up.

LG G6 teaser reveals large screen, compact body, and water resistance

LG’s 2017 flagship will make its debut next month.

LG is slated to unveil the LG G6 next month at Mobile World Congress, and the company is starting to slowly trickle out information regarding the device ahead of its debut. In a teaser video, LG asks people to share their wish list for an ideal smartphone, and the replies include a big screen that’s easy to use one-handed, water resistance, reliability, and a great camera. Unsurprisingly, the  [Read More…]

Samsung unveils Galaxy A 2017 series, adds water resistance and 16MP cameras

New models bring a slew of new features to Samsung’s mid-range series.

Samsung has unveiled the 2017 refresh of the Galaxy A series. The Galaxy A3 2017, A5 2017, and A7 2017 will be up for sale in Russia and select Asian markets starting later this month, followed by availability in Europe in February. There are a lot of interesting additions in this year’s refresh, but three features stand out: IP68 water resistance, USB-C connectivity, and 16MP front and  [Read More…]

Samsung teases water resistance for Galaxy A series

Samsung is bringing water resistance to the Galaxy A series.

If Samsung’s previous launch windows were any indication, we’re likely due for new models in the Galaxy A series in the coming weeks. This time around, it looks like the company will unveil the 2017 refresh of the Galaxy A series at CES. Ahead of the launch, Samsung’s Malaysian outfit teased an image that suggests the upcoming phones in the Galaxy A series will be water-resistant:

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