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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  • Danielle Cantrell
    Danielle CantrellӨдрийн 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? 😂

  • pepon from space
    pepon from spaceӨдрийн өмнө

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

  • Maui Islander
    Maui IslanderӨдрийн өмнө

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

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  • secretagb
    secretagbӨдрийн 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.

  • clean beat
    clean beatӨдрийн өмнө

    Can you make rice in a vacuum chamber?

  • STRS
    STRSӨдрийн 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!

  • Rachelle Moore
    Rachelle MooreӨдрийн өмнө

    can you heat up glass

  • SpyerSecol 001
    SpyerSecol 001Өдрийн өмнө

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

  • Cam Nely
    Cam NelyӨдрийн өмнө

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

  • Tristin Church
    Tristin ChurchӨдрийн өмнө

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

  • Brett
    BrettӨдрийн өмнө

    How about a wet phone in the freeze dryer?

  • Madison Sims
    Madison SimsӨдрийн өмнө

    Try freeze drying makeup plez

  • Zxc cxZ
    Zxc cxZӨдрийн өмнө

    Put it on rice by days not minutes

  • Randy DePuy
    Randy DePuyӨдрийн өмнө

    Crystal Kittie litter

  • David Ortiz
    David OrtizӨдрийн өмнө

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

  • Steve Alex
    Steve AlexӨдрийн өмнө

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

  • Laxmi Prasad Maharjan
    Laxmi Prasad MaharjanӨдрийн өмнө

    Who saw Calli sneaking rice...?😁

  • Alpha Omega
    Alpha OmegaӨдрийн өмнө

    Try use tea 🍵 leafs🍃

  • Stigs stupid cousin
    Stigs stupid cousinӨдрийн өмнө

    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 LudackӨдрийн өмнө

    Rice will always work better, and you know it.

  • shop10
    shop10Өдрийн өмнө

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

  • TheGamer 1360
    TheGamer 1360Өдрийн өмнө

    plz can you do edible fire thxs

  • Valkyrie
    ValkyrieӨдрийн өмнө

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

  • Artimus Protensor
    Artimus ProtensorӨдрийн өмнө

    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
    Smackydafrog2 өдрийн өмнө

    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
    Silverpr2 өдрийн өмнө

    That's crazy

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    Pikarill2 өдрийн өмнө

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  • Shadow Banned
    Shadow Banned2 өдрийн өмнө

    KiwiCo: Not as Kiwi as you might think! lol

  • Ryan Munson
    Ryan Munson2 өдрийн өмнө

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

  • Daniel Nies
    Daniel Nies2 өдрийн өмнө

    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
    Reverse3602 өдрийн өмнө

    Can you use a vacuum to make a vacuum chamber

  • Lee Davis
    Lee Davis2 өдрийн өмнө

    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
    Randomaker2 өдрийн өмнө

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

  • Coloring With D
    Coloring With D2 өдрийн өмнө

    Love this video. What about silica beads vs rice and vacuum chamber? Thank you for sharing 🌞🌞🌞

  • Meg Smith
    Meg Smith2 өдрийн өмнө

    Callie smashing things and using fire on everything is me. And i love it. She’s living my dream.

  • Alex Higgins
    Alex Higgins2 өдрийн өмнө

    I have one of those phones

  • Soplesz
    Soplesz2 өдрийн өмнө

    I havent watched the vid. I think that shredded toilet paper would do best

  • RealDrudge
    RealDrudge2 өдрийн өмнө

    Put that phone in alcohol. The alcohol supersede the water. After you put out the phone, the alcohol vaporize real fast.

  • Pet Me
    Pet Me2 өдрийн өмнө

    i miss nate badly ...

  • Motor City Fats
    Motor City Fats2 өдрийн өмнө

    Rice is equal to nothing..... Nobody watched Mythbusters

  • koala kop
    koala kop2 өдрийн өмнө

    Make macaroni

  • Nick Is Bomb
    Nick Is Bomb2 өдрийн өмнө

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  • Karinara
    Karinara2 өдрийн өмнө

    Could you test how other candies similar to mentos react with coke?

  • Ben Witts
    Ben Witts2 өдрийн өмнө

    That happened to me, washed my phone

  • Bobodeman
    Bobodeman2 өдрийн өмнө

    Here in Australia. Put wet clothes on the line 20mins later they are dry

  • R.J. Jones
    R.J. Jones2 өдрийн өмнө

    rice will just ruin it. putting it in rice will get starch in the inner workings of the phone. Not to mention, rice can only absorb water it comes in contact with.

  • Erikk G
    Erikk G2 өдрийн өмнө


  • Omega
    Omega2 өдрийн өмнө

    I saw this video so early, it was still called can a vacuum chamber save your phone?

  • Curt Condie
    Curt Condie2 өдрийн өмнө

    Can you guys get married

  • Juliana Cromey
    Juliana Cromey2 өдрийн өмнө

    I wonder if a phone will still work if it's stuck in resin? Would be a pretty cool effect if it does. C'mon seeing a phone ring in hardened resin?! 😀

  • Optical Clarity
    Optical Clarity2 өдрийн өмнө

    Yes. It attracts the Asians who fix them.

  • Lynnea Gay
    Lynnea Gay3 өдрийн өмнө

    You know what would be cool... putting molten metal in the vaccum chamber!

  • Renee Justice
    Renee Justice3 өдрийн өмнө

    I’m so happy to know I’m not the only person who put their phone through the washing machine 😂

  • who me
    who me3 өдрийн өмнө

    Can you make a poached egg in a vacuum chamber of water

  • XxBannaGirlxX
    XxBannaGirlxX3 өдрийн өмнө

    Who owns the LG?

    TYLER SWIFTSWORD3 өдрийн өмнө

    You have to take the battery out before you put it in the rice but put both the battery and phone in the rice separately

  • andrewjkas
    andrewjkas3 өдрийн өмнө


  • Rylee Ortiz
    Rylee Ortiz3 өдрийн өмнө

    Funny that's the phone I'm watching this video on a crappy walmart phone

  • Mad man Vlogging gamer
    Mad man Vlogging gamer3 өдрийн өмнө

    I also had a gear that wasn’t done right