Welcome to the Android Central Forums Create Your Account or Ask a Question Answers in 5 minutes - no registration required!
Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. Thread Author  Thread Author    #1  

    Default Nexus 5 water damage

    So here is the issue.
    A few days back, small quantity of water fell on my N5.
    I turned it off instantly. Placed in uncooked rice.
    This method worked like charm.
    Aftwr two days phone was working fine only a lot of water marks on display. So I ramped up phone's temperature and placed in rice again.
    After 2 days water marks disappeared, but there are few bright spots left.
    Pics attached.
    Pls help me in the matter.
  2. #2  

    Default Re: nexus 5 water damage

    You should be glad it is still operable. Not sure how to remedy the screen problem but hope someone else can help.
  3. #3  
    srkmagnus's Avatar

    11,043 Posts
    Global Posts
    11,047 Global Posts
    Stock 4.4 (KitKat)

    Default Re: Nexus 5 water damage

    I don't think there is anything you can do about that. Hopefully nothing else is affected and you can still use the device.

    Sent from my Nexus 5 using AC Forums mobile app
  4. #4  

    Default Re: Nexus 5 water damage

    The only thing to add is it's not a bad idea to rinse the phone in distilled water. Since it's already wet, distilled water can rinse away any chemicals left over in most normal water (even bottled drinking water).
    Nexus 5 on Sprint

Similar Threads

  1. Google Nexus 5 16gb white w/ Seidio Case
    By john_v in forum Marketplace Archive
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 04-01-2014, 09:53 AM
  2. Nexus 5 vs HTC One (M8)
    By bobbob1016 in forum Sprint
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 03-31-2014, 12:55 PM
  3. Nexus 4 - No SIMs Recognized
    By Bluejay87 in forum Google Nexus 4
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 03-30-2014, 01:00 PM
  4. Google Nexus vs Samsung
    By NeilWhitear in forum General News & Discussion
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 03-29-2014, 11:38 AM
  5. Transferring purchased OpenOffice 7 to new Nexus
    By BekiBeki in forum Google Nexus 7 Tablet (2013)
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 03-28-2014, 02:01 PM

Posting Permissions