Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra display held in hand over water

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How safe is it to get your Samsung device wet? It depends on the specific device. Furthermore, some have better protection against water than others. You should check how your particular device can handle water before you go taking it in the shower, going for swims with it, or simply using it near dangerous water bodies.

Waterproof vs. water-resistant

We must first touch on the differences between waterproof and water-resistant gadgets.