During the presentation of OnePlus 7 Pro, the manufacturer mentioned many features of the new product, including a powerful processor, an advanced camera and a display with a high refresh rate. But one of the characteristics of the flagship gadget was not mentioned — it's about the degree of its protection from water. As usual, check the smartphone for survivability took enthusiasts: video with a session of "scuba diving" has already lit up on YouTube.
Even before the release of the company's CEO Pete Lau has announced that OnePlus 7 Pro will receive certain protection against ingress of liquid, despite the lack of SERTIFIKACII standard IP. Immediately after the announcement of the device, YouTube blogger Matthew Moniz decided to check whether this statement is true.
During the experiment, the latest flagship OnePlus was placed in a container with water for 30 minutes. Despite the long drive, the device not only remained operational but also did not receive any noticeable damage: both cameras, display, and microphone continued to work without failures. The only "victims" were the speakers of the device: when playing music, minor distortions were heard.
The author of the video warned the audience that he does not recommend repeating his actions. According to him, he just wanted to make sure that in case of accidental contact with liquid smartphone price of $669 will not turn into a "brick" on the same day.