An appropriate IP certification has been granted to the smartphone, which means that the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 waterproof? Solved!

With the Samsung Galaxy Note 20, a high-end smartphone is offered, which is equipped with technology such as OLED display with a resolution of 3,200 x 1,440 pixels, triple rear camera with 108 + 12 + 12 megapixels, a 256 or 512 GB internal memory and much more.

Anyway: If the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 appeals to you, then you need to ask for various technical data that may be of interest to the user.


Besides RAM, memory, camera resolution etc., there is also the question of waterproofness or whether dust can penetrate.

The question that is essential here:

Can the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 be immersed in water without problems and survive this without damage?

The answer to this is:

  • Yes, the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 is waterproof.

smartphone can fall into the lake, sea, bathtub, etc. for a short period of time for a certain depth and electronic damage does not occur immediately.

You can also take the device into the shower for a short time.

IP Certification

The smartphone has been awarded the following IP certification:

  • Samsung Galaxy Note 20 --> IP68 certification
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra --> IP68 certification

The IP certification can be interpreted as follows:

IP68 means that the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 is protected against dust and fresh water up to a water depth of 1.5 meters and a maximum dwell time of up to 60 minutes.

So now you know that the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 is waterproof.


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