3 Replies Latest reply: May 22, 2012 4:38 PM by ipoduserguy1
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I put my ipod in my pocket an hour before i went swimming,(even though it was dead and needed charging) and i jump in the pool, and 20 mins later i realize that i forgot to take it out of my pocket, and then stupidly out of instinct i try to turn it on...probably short circuited it, but i put it in rice for like 3 days, and it still doesnt turn on, so my question is would it be smarter to just leave it in the rice for longer and see what happens, or should i just get a new one?

iPod touch (4th generation), iOS 5.1
Reply by TheDave413 on May 22, 2012 2:17 PM Helpful
If it was submerged for twenty minutes, yeah it's pretty much hosed.  The rice can't do anything more than it's already tried to do.  Sorry for your luck :-/
Reply by lllaass on May 22, 2012 2:19 PM Helpful
Try the rice longer. Like a week and change the rice daily. Then try:iOS: Not responding or does not turn onWhat do you really have to lose?

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