Xperia phones are Waterproof but don’t use them Underwater.
Sony Mobile are waterproof phone, but when the company says Xperia phones are waterproof that makes you think that you can use your phone underwater as well. But Sony have to do alot of explaining to do that.
The Sony Company now includes the following disclaimer.
Water and Dust Protection – All You Need to Know
Before you start using your Sony device, you should check its capabilities and limits. Whether you want to take it with you to the great outdoors or on a weekend trip, there are some basic guidelines to follow to ensure your device can handle whatever life has in store for it.
Let’s start with a closer look at IP ratings and how they may affect what you can and can’t do.
” Remember not to use your device underwater, ” said by Xperia Blog.
Xperia waterproof phones typically have an IP65/68 Rating, which means they are completely resistant to dust, can resist low-pressure water jet spray for at least 3 minutes, can remain functional after immersion below a minimum 1 meter.
Sony warns you on the limits of its non-waterproof waterproof phones. ” You should not put the device completely underwater or expose it to seawater and saltwater.