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Help, dropped iPhone 4 in cup of tea last night

(9 Posts)
Haemadoots Sun 14-Oct-12 12:28:35

It's doomed isn't it sad, it's been in rice over night now sitting on radiator sadsadsad

SoupDragon Sun 14-Oct-12 12:29:46

It needs to sit in that rice for a good few days I believe.

kellestar Sun 14-Oct-12 12:46:46

agree rice it for a few days, a friend did this recently and she was very dubious, I think she did four days in rice.

notapizzaeater Sun 14-Oct-12 13:08:52

I dropped mine in clean loo - popped it in rice and stuck it in airing cupboard - took about 36 hours and was fine .... Ds was fascinated about the rice turning blue from the blue loo cleaning stuff !!

Llareggub Sun 14-Oct-12 13:11:25

Mine was fine after going down the loo too. In fact the rice did the most damage; a grain got into the hole where the headphones go and it took me ages to get it out.

thereinmadnesslies Sun 14-Oct-12 13:17:55

I dropped mine in coffee. I left it in a bag of rice in the airing cupboard (removed SIM first) for five days and it's still working fine 8 m on

Haemadoots Sun 14-Oct-12 21:02:32

It's in a sealed box of rice on the radiator, fingers crossed it works, have decided wine might be safer than tea tonight grin

pumpkinsweetie Sun 14-Oct-12 21:04:06

Glad i came across this thread as ive been very near to accidently dunking my phone.
Now i know for future reference, rice is the way to go.
Hope it works op.

Haemadoots Mon 15-Oct-12 20:49:15

It's still dead sadhave taken it to a repair shop to see if he can clean it and dry it out

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