Is RICE The Best Way To Save A Wet Phone?

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  • Published: 11 February 2020
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    Today we're taking an old myth, that putting your phone in rice will remove water, and comparing it to another water extraction process- a vacuum chamber. Is one better than the other, and does a vacuum chamber even work?

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Comments • 1 416

  • Wyvrenne MacDaniels
    Wyvrenne MacDaniels  3 hours back

    Can you boil ramen noodles with a vacuum

    • 정진배
      정진배  7 hours back

      3:55 check the backround 😢😭😢😭😢😭😢😭😢

      • Aidan Glendenning
        Aidan Glendenning  7 hours back

        Why eat rice?

        • Harsh Dinani
          Harsh Dinani  8 hours back

          Lies . YOU HAVE TO KEEP IT FOR A DAY IN RICE TO MAKE IT WORK . I SAVED 2 PHONES WITH RICE

          • Medroff
            Medroff  14 hours back

            Was that Phil Swift on the fridge?😂😂😂

            • TheLoneCabbage
              TheLoneCabbage  14 hours back

              If you get your phone wet, absolutely do not start pressing buttons to see if it's okay. Take the battery out, clean off any excess water, and let it dry completely before checking it.

              • Bio Wolf
                Bio Wolf  17 hours back

                You guys should try making Mac and cheese in the vacuum chamber.

                • Davidtay YT
                  Davidtay YT  20 hours back

                  can vacuum chamber make popcorn? and what will happend if you put meat in vacuum chamber??

                  • sonal patel
                    sonal patel  21 hours back

                    2020 SAINCE PROJECT EXPERYMENT 🤫 SECRET SUCCESSFUL

                    • Shaun Van Staden
                      Shaun Van Staden  21 hours back

                      What will happen when you freeze dry a wet shirt

                      • Shreeshree 345
                        Shreeshree 345  1 days back

                        Tell me why me and Nate literally did the same thing😤 it’s so sad to put your hand in a washing machine and find your phone😔

                        • Joseph Hull
                          Joseph Hull  1 days back

                          Rice and het work

                          • TheFrostDrake
                            TheFrostDrake  1 days back

                            Why not just put a wet phone in front of a dehumidifier

                            • Karl S. Kruse
                              Karl S. Kruse  1 days back

                              lol i have tcl phone

                              • Danielle Cantrell
                                Danielle Cantrell  2 days back

                                For some reason I’m loving their intro diversity. Anyone else notice their intros aren’t always the same or am I not watching them in order? 😂

                                • pepon from space
                                  pepon from space  2 days back

                                  What I learned from this video: Walmart phones arnt that bad in quality

                                  • Maui Islander
                                    Maui Islander  2 days back

                                    You have to fully submerge your phone in the rice in order for your phone to functionally work properly

                                    • BILLY BOB JOE
                                      BILLY BOB JOE  2 days back

                                      I HAVE BOTH OF THOSE KITS

                                      • secretagb
                                        secretagb  2 days back

                                        So just a heads up, the first step after discovery of a phone or other electronic device falling in water or becoming heavily splashed etc, is to remove the battery!!! I cannot stress enough that power should be removed from the device ASAP. Then you can proceed with efforts to dry out the innards.

                                        • clean beat
                                          clean beat  2 days back

                                          Can you make rice in a vacuum chamber?

                                          • STRS
                                            STRS  2 days back

                                            I answer before I even watch the video and say that, No rice is not the best option but it is the fastest, always accessible and cheapest for anyone that doesn't have the tools and know how to save his phone. Thus it is the best first action!

                                            • Rachelle Moore
                                              Rachelle Moore  2 days back

                                              can you heat up glass

                                              • SpyerSecol 001
                                                SpyerSecol 001  2 days back

                                                Stick the phone in the microwave for 5 minutes. All dry now...... :(

                                                • Cam Nely
                                                  Cam Nely  2 days back

                                                  Me and my dad made that same claw, but with cardboard. An the syringes leaked... but it still worked!

                                                  • Tristin Church
                                                    Tristin Church  2 days back

                                                    If the water is boiling in a vacuum chamber, does that mean its hot?

                                                    • Brett
                                                      Brett  2 days back

                                                      How about a wet phone in the freeze dryer?

                                                      • Madison Sims
                                                        Madison Sims  2 days back

                                                        Try freeze drying makeup plez

                                                        • Zxc cxZ
                                                          Zxc cxZ  2 days back

                                                          Put it on rice by days not minutes

                                                          • Randy DePuy
                                                            Randy DePuy  2 days back

                                                            Crystal Kittie litter

                                                            • David Ortiz
                                                              David Ortiz  2 days back

                                                              Could you cook pasta inside of a vacuum chamber because it boils water!!

                                                              • Steve Alex
                                                                Steve Alex  2 days back

                                                                Calli: HOORAY we broke stuff
                                                                Techrax: hold my broken iphones

                                                                • Laxmi Prasad Maharjan
                                                                  Laxmi Prasad Maharjan  2 days back

                                                                  Who saw Calli sneaking rice...?😁

                                                                  • Alpha Omega
                                                                    Alpha Omega  2 days back

                                                                    Try use tea 🍵 leafs🍃

                                                                    • Stigs stupid cousin
                                                                      Stigs stupid cousin  2 days back

                                                                      the point with rice is, it attract some asian and he'll fix your damaged phone.. so you need to left it a whole night, or the asian wont come.

                                                                      • Mwisha Ludack
                                                                        Mwisha Ludack  2 days back

                                                                        Rice will always work better, and you know it.

                                                                        • shop10
                                                                          shop10  2 days back

                                                                          Can you COOK Pasta in a vacuum chamber? (with water)

                                                                          • TheGamer 1360
                                                                            TheGamer 1360  2 days back

                                                                            plz can you do edible fire thxs

                                                                            • Valkyrie
                                                                              Valkyrie  2 days back

                                                                              If I was trying to save the phone I would use them both as a rice chamber

                                                                              • Artimus Protensor
                                                                                Artimus Protensor  2 days back

                                                                                I used to dry my socks in the microwave when I was in a hurry. That ended when I caught a pair on fire.

                                                                                • Smackydafrog
                                                                                  Smackydafrog  2 days back

                                                                                  I want to know what phone it is that managed to survive the water. I want you to test its durability too... I need a cheap replacement for my wifes phone.

                                                                                  • Silverpr
                                                                                    Silverpr  2 days back

                                                                                    That's crazy

                                                                                    • Pikarill
                                                                                      Pikarill  2 days back

                                                                                      I have the Tinker, Eureka, and Doodle crates from KiwiCo. I must say, they are great.

                                                                                      • Shadow Banned
                                                                                        Shadow Banned  2 days back

                                                                                        KiwiCo: Not as Kiwi as you might think! lol

                                                                                        • Ryan Munson
                                                                                          Ryan Munson  3 days back

                                                                                          "it's about room temp" "65 degrees"- me, an Australian, *chokes on drink* w h a t


                                                                                          "Fahrenheit"
                                                                                          o h

                                                                                          • Daniel Nies
                                                                                            Daniel Nies  3 days back

                                                                                            I’ve heard salt is also meant to help dry out a wet phone. Supposedly it’s based on the fact that salt attracts water and it has been used to dry meats and also used in ancient embalming practices.

                                                                                            • Reverse360
                                                                                              Reverse360  3 days back

                                                                                              Can you use a vacuum to make a vacuum chamber

                                                                                              • Lee Davis
                                                                                                Lee Davis  3 days back

                                                                                                What if you had water just above its freezing point and then put it in a vacuum chamber to measure what pressure the nearly frozen water would start boiling at?

                                                                                                • Randomaker
                                                                                                  Randomaker  3 days back

                                                                                                  I have that EXACT SAME phone as those 2 cheap ones XD