All of us get ourselves aware of a smartphone’s options and all of the quirks it has to supply earlier than making the choice to buy it. Whereas that appears to be the good choice, it doesn’t appear to be the case with a person who visited a desert in Tahoe Metropolis, California. In accordance with a submit on Reddit, a person who goes by the username @bopete1313 shared a photograph of his iPhone’s again, which has particles of iron neatly caught to the audio system and the MagSafe ring on the iPhone. Not understanding in regards to the presence of magnets and even the most recent MagSafe expertise, the person wrote within the caption “The sand within the Tahoe desert is magnetic and caught to my telephone.”
The person clearly failed to understand that the magnets on the iPhone together with the MagSafe tech separated the iron from the sand, making it seem that the sand has magnetic properties. Aside from MagSafe, the iPhone 12 Professional has magnets between the audio system and picture stabilisers within the digital camera. Customers on Reddit have been additionally fast to level out that these are, in actual fact, magnets which can be already current on the iPhone. Some customers even identified that the particles sticking to the iPhone might additionally harm the iPhone.
A report in AppleInsider additionally stated that common publicity to sand would harm the glass on the again of the iPhone, can scratch the show, and may even harm the digital camera lenses. The report additionally advises individuals from refraining on dipping their iPhones within the sand. Even for some motive, a person nonetheless decides to dunk an iPhone within the sand, they’re suggested to cowl all ports effectively.