How to Make Your Phone Waterproof (and What Mistakes to Avoid)

Wouldn’t it be great if all phones were absolutely 100% waterproof? Think of all the accidental phone deaths that could be avoided from toilets, pools, and washing machines. Or instead, think or all of the adventures that you could take your phone on – underwater snorkeling, lazy river rafting, or a truly care-free day at [...]

2017-03-08T19:57:37+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Cell Phone, FlashFixers, General Info|0 Comments

What Happened to Your Mobile Phones in 2015?

Every phone we get has a story. And every story starts with, “What happened?” Here’s a look at what happened to your mobile phones in 2015. What Happened to Your Mobile Phones in 2015? Create your own infographics We Do More than Mobile For more information on FlashFixers data recovery services, visit www.FlashFixers.com. What crazy things have [...]

Customer Spotlight: Does Rain Really Ruin an iPhone?

Rain will likely ruin your iPhone, but that does not mean it will ruin your photos. How is that possible? Check out Noelle's story below. (If you are interested in learning about the extreme measures used to recover Noelle's photos, click here.) Noelle's Story: A Record-Breaking Catch Imagine breaking a state record, and then losing all evidence of it! This [...]

How to Recover Photos from a Water Damaged iPhone

A little rain can’t hurt. Unless, you are a smartphone. Rain kills smartphones! But rain does not always kill data! In this blog post, FlashFixers details the extreme measures used to successfully recover photos from a water damaged iPhone. Fixing a Water Damaged iPhone When rainwater got into Noelle’s iPhone 5s, it stopped working. All evidence of record-breaking moment [...]

Why Destroying Your Smartphone is Harder Than You Think: From a Digital Forensics Lab

Submerged in salt water for hours? No problem. Run over by a car? That’s ok. Hit with a hammer? You’d be surprised. In all of these situations, what’s keeping your smartphone “alive” is only the size of your fingertip – and as long as it’s intact so is all of your phone’s data, regardless of [...]

4 Ways to Save Your iPhone After Dropping it in Water

There's nothing quite like the sinking feeling you get when you accidentally drop your iPhone in water. You never know if it will survive- and you don't even want to think about what your parents will say if it doesn't. Saving your phone from water damage is a race against the clock. As mobile phone [...]