Is RICE The Best Way To Save A Wet Phone?

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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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  • My phone was just in the water because i dropped it by accident and the sound of any video or anything that makes sound and it sounds so bad🤣 but i can still understand it welp yea just wanted you to know ig

    alexdiana24alexdiana2422 цагийн өмнө
  • Can you cook in a vacuum chamber?

    Humans BewareHumans BewareӨдрийн өмнө
  • Calli looks high as balls in this episode.

    David ChadwellDavid ChadwellӨдрийн өмнө
  • Can you freeze dry a wet cloth of different types of materials and see what happens

    Jorge VazquezJorge VazquezӨдрийн өмнө
  • May you put kinetic sand in a vacuum cleaner?!? Please?

    Haewon ChoiHaewon ChoiӨдрийн өмнө
  • Or just do both

    Temmie VillageTemmie VillageӨдрийн өмнө
  • I have gotten both of those

    Lulu AsianLulu AsianӨдрийн өмнө
  • I use crystal cat litter to dry out electronics that get wet, it is just silica gel

    Erik HallErik Hall2 өдрийн өмнө
  • 3:03 its boiled its boiled its Boyled aye

    T E R M I N A L 7T E R M I N A L 73 өдрийн өмнө
  • Soak a shirt in a bucket of water for 5 to 10 minutes.... When it's dripping wet..... Toss it into the freeze dryer..... Maybe it becomes crisp?????

    Varun JoshiVarun Joshi3 өдрийн өмнө
  • If your phone goes in the washing machine, just put it in the tumble dryer as well. Actually works

    oliver 2359oliver 23593 өдрийн өмнө
  • I think rice would be better if you did it over night my phone got wet i put it in rice over night it worked plus not everyone has a vac chamber

    maximum gamermaximum gamer3 өдрийн өмнө
  • Did she eat uncooked riced?

    AllyAlly3 өдрийн өмнө
  • Can you make a type of ink which changes colour?

    Joyaastu MandalJoyaastu Mandal3 өдрийн өмнө
  • *thats a lot of damage*

    DudeIgueSs_Lol07DudeIgueSs_Lol073 өдрийн өмнө
  • M and my sister also got a kiwi co subscription for Christmas

    Jentry DJentry D3 өдрийн өмнө
  • Try and put sparkling water in a vacuum chamber and see if you can turn it in to still water

    Erika AlecsandruErika Alecsandru3 өдрийн өмнө
  • I went to drop my phone in the toilet it was gross haha Anyone else ever do that

    Amy FriedmanAmy Friedman4 өдрийн өмнө
  • What happens if you put water in a vacuum chamber???

    Talon TumbackTalon Tumback4 өдрийн өмнө
    • dries up

      joelhoon1707joelhoon17074 өдрийн өмнө
    • dries up

      joelhoon1707joelhoon17074 өдрийн өмнө
  • 10:25 Calli: Forgets How To Talk"

    David BehrensDavid Behrens4 өдрийн өмнө
  • you should have done a control test too, another wet phone just air dry.

    HobnobHobnob4 өдрийн өмнө
  • can you try boiling water in the vacuum chamber then take it out and try to boil an egg

    D FroD Fro4 өдрийн өмнө
  • 9:30 she eats raw rice

    rana juned siddiquirana juned siddiqui4 өдрийн өмнө
    • oof

      joelhoon1707joelhoon17074 өдрийн өмнө
  • It helps if you take the battery out guys. I also put it in the rice and I put it on the dash of my car. The sun will heat up my car and that seems to help take the moisture out. I've saved 3 phones like this. Admittedly none of them were this walmart super phone, but they were saved.

    Shadowreaper50Shadowreaper505 өдрийн өмнө
  • If u drop your phone in water turn the oven on at 200 wrap your phone in a towel or shirt and put it on top of the stove for about 20 minutes with the battery out and it will work 100%i have done it before

    Josh CollazoJosh Collazo5 өдрийн өмнө
  • This might be more inefficient than heat...

    Bradley WhaisBradley Whais5 өдрийн өмнө
  • Thats the phone i watched this on

    Nathan NavarroNathan Navarro5 өдрийн өмнө
  • They should investigate why warm air drys faster than cold

    random shanakinsrandom shanakins6 өдрийн өмнө
  • the phone is waterproof?! 😂😂 lmao

    #gemeinde4ever#gemeinde4ever6 өдрийн өмнө
  • Super

    Group BoyGroup Boy6 өдрийн өмнө
  • Best way I’ve thought to save a wet phone is, silica packets. Those little “do not eat” packets that come with shoes and such, collect them in a zip-lock bag. Seems to work the best, without any residue that rice may leave. I’m sure you can also order the packets if you don’t wanna wait to collect several.

    ComputerNerdInsideComputerNerdInside6 өдрийн өмнө
  • Broken things GET A Hammer

    Rendell SchulthiesRendell Schulthies6 өдрийн өмнө
  • Can you drink the water after you use it in a vacuum

    Rendell SchulthiesRendell Schulthies6 өдрийн өмнө
  • i got both of those kits

    Travis LansingTravis Lansing6 өдрийн өмнө
  • My phone is more awesome than I knew...

    Daniel McLaughlinDaniel McLaughlin6 өдрийн өмнө
  • i have both the spin art thing and the claw hand from kiwi

    demetra zigenisdemetra zigenis6 өдрийн өмнө
  • I'd like to see this again, but put drying salts in the bottom.

    Boyprien GirlpriendBoyprien Girlpriend6 өдрийн өмнө
  • Could you cook food in a vacuum chamber.

    art_ and_leeart_ and_lee7 өдрийн өмнө
  • It's not the rice, it's the anti-stick coating on the rice. Also, you needed a third phone as a control experiment.

    JonnJonn7 өдрийн өмнө
  • Can you boil ramen noodles with a vacuum

    Wyvrenne MacDanielsWyvrenne MacDaniels7 өдрийн өмнө
  • 3:55 check the backround 😢😭😢😭😢😭😢😭😢

    정진배정진배7 өдрийн өмнө
  • Why eat rice?

    Aidan GlendenningAidan Glendenning7 өдрийн өмнө
  • Lies . YOU HAVE TO KEEP IT FOR A DAY IN RICE TO MAKE IT WORK . I SAVED 2 PHONES WITH RICE

    Harsh DinaniHarsh Dinani7 өдрийн өмнө
  • Was that Phil Swift on the fridge?😂😂😂

    MedroffMedroff7 өдрийн өмнө
  • 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.

    TheLoneCabbageTheLoneCabbage7 өдрийн өмнө
  • You guys should try making Mac and cheese in the vacuum chamber.

    Bio WolfBio Wolf7 өдрийн өмнө
  • can vacuum chamber make popcorn? and what will happend if you put meat in vacuum chamber??

    Davidtay YTDavidtay YT7 өдрийн өмнө
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    sonal patelsonal patel8 өдрийн өмнө
  • What will happen when you freeze dry a wet shirt

    Shaun Van StadenShaun Van Staden8 өдрийн өмнө
  • 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😔

    Shreeshree 345Shreeshree 3458 өдрийн өмнө
  • Rice and het work

    Joseph HullJoseph Hull8 өдрийн өмнө
  • Why not just put a wet phone in front of a dehumidifier

    TheFrostDrakeTheFrostDrake8 өдрийн өмнө
  • lol i have tcl phone

    Karl S. KruseKarl S. Kruse8 өдрийн өмнө
  • 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? 😂

    Danielle CantrellDanielle Cantrell8 өдрийн өмнө
  • What I learned from this video: Walmart phones arnt that bad in quality

    pepon from spacepepon from space8 өдрийн өмнө
  • You have to fully submerge your phone in the rice in order for your phone to functionally work properly

    Maui IslanderMaui Islander8 өдрийн өмнө
  • I HAVE BOTH OF THOSE KITS

    BILLY BOB JOEBILLY BOB JOE8 өдрийн өмнө
  • 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.

    secretagbsecretagb8 өдрийн өмнө
  • Can you make rice in a vacuum chamber?

    clean beatclean beat8 өдрийн өмнө
  • 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!

    STRSSTRS8 өдрийн өмнө