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Question: Can hot water damage my iPhone 8

I was in a hot tub and my phone fell in I didn’t think it would damage it because the Phone is water resistant but now my home button doesn’t work.

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Water resistance does not include falling into water.

About splash, water, and dust resistance of iPhone 7 and later - Apple Support


Damage to your iPhone likely resulted from the fall.

Liquid damage to iPhone or iPod isn't covered by warranty - Apple Support

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Nov 15, 2017 9:55 PM in response to D.Arwady In response to D.Arwady

Water resistance does not include falling into water.

About splash, water, and dust resistance of iPhone 7 and later - Apple Support


Damage to your iPhone likely resulted from the fall.

Liquid damage to iPhone or iPod isn't covered by warranty - Apple Support

Nov 15, 2017 9:55 PM

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Nov 16, 2017 12:09 PM in response to D.Arwady In response to D.Arwady

D.Arwady wrote:


why would that happen.

Hardware damage manifests itself in unpredictable ways.


D.Arwady wrote:


Can it be fixed

Your situation can be diagnosed and rectified ... for a price.


Visit an Apple Store or Authorized Apple Service Center. Let them examine the iPhone and advise you how to proceed.

Nov 16, 2017 12:09 PM

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Question: Can hot water damage my iPhone 8