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This article was published on June 26, 2009

iPhone 3G S = Waterproof!

iPhone 3G S = Waterproof!
Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten
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Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten

Founder & board member, TNW

Boris is a serial entrepreneur who founded not only TNW, but also V3 Redirect Services (sold), HubHop Wireless Internet Provider (sold), and Boris is a serial entrepreneur who founded not only TNW, but also V3 Redirect Services (sold), HubHop Wireless Internet Provider (sold), and pr.co. Boris is very active on Twitter as @Boris and Instagram: @Boris.

The S in iPhone 3G S might actually stand for ‘Sealed’ instead of ‘Speed’. Or maybe it is the oleophobic coating that makes it waterproof? Anyway, the new iPhone seems water resistant up to one meter under water. Don’t believe me? Check out the video:

UPDATE: According to CultOFMac “This iPhone had a rubbery condom cover on, which probably helped it survive the dip in the pool.”.