Oppo R15 Pro Waterproof Test? Will it survive rain drops?

Oppo is known for making quality smartphone oriented to photography and productivity. Their latest flagship Oppo R15 Pro is a great example fo that. Although it is still not launched officially and users will be able to buy this smartphone starting 25th of July this year. However, the price tag of this smartphone is a bit spectacle for Oppo lovers. This is because the expected price of Oppo R15 Pro is  Rs. 35,990. Which is quite huge, so users want to know whether This device has waterproof capabilities. This is a major concern of the user because Oppo has shown some near water photography which gives them a hint that this device is fully waterproof. However, we will know that in depth with our Oppo R15 Waterproof Test.

Oppo R15 Pro Waterproof Test

Before we conduct our Oppo R15 Pro waterproof test, let’s get a glimpse of some of its specifications. It comes with a 6.28″full-screen display with a resolution of 1080 x 2280 pixels. Powered by an octa-core 2.2 GHz processor and paired with 6GB of RAM. This is more than enough to juice daily and heavy usage. Taking the camera department, this device is packing a 16 MP rear camera with Exmore RS Sensor. So the images from this smartphone will turn out fantastic. So without wasting more time, let us start with our Oppo R15 Pro Waterproof test.

Oppo R15 Pro Splash Proof Test

In Splash proof test, we will test the device to withstand an accidental water splash to see whether the device survives in such condition. Since Oppo R15 Pro has an official IP67 rating, it won’t be a problem. But let’s check it for sure.

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So when we subject Oppo R15 Pro to artificial water splash, no damage is registered on the device. In fact, the device resists the water droplets due to its all body oleophobic coating.

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Touchscreen Works
Camera Works
I/O ports No damage found

Oppo R15 Pro Rainwater test

In this test, we are going to suspend the device in artificial rain environment. This also mimics the showering conditions as well. Later on, we will see if the device withstands these conditions or not.

After testing Oppo R15 Pro in artificial rain condition, we observed that the device works perfectly in such conditions. There is no problem what so ever. The user can use this device in the rain with no problems at all.

Can you use the device in rainy conditions Yes
Can you use the device while taking a shower Yes
Any damage due to rain or water droplets No

Oppo R15 Pro Washing Test

In this test, we are going to wash the device with running tap water for 1 minute and check whether it survives

Water damage with hardware No damage
Camera No damage
Speaker Works perfectly

I/O Ports Water Test

In this test, we try to check whether the water will go inside Oppo R15 Pro or not.

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Earpiece & Mic No damage
Touchscreen No damage
Speaker Works perfectly
Power & volume rocker buttons Works perfectly
Charging Point No issue while charging
Any other I/O port damage None found

Oppo R15 Pro Water Immersion Test

When the device is immersed in water, water does not go inside the device. This is because the device has official IP67 waterproofing ratings. So the device is indeed waterproof, and users can use it in rainy conditions as well.

Official IP ratings (waterproof ratings) IP67
Rainwater test Passed
Water immersion test Passed
I/O ports damage None found

 

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