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27th January 2014, 07:37 AM   |  #11  
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there are no waterindicators like you have on the xz


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I can almost guarantee you there is. I'll see what the official support docs say tomorrow and report back. Most likely its hidden in or around the SIM tray as it is with most battery internal phones

Not sure sure about the s, but on the z1 the inside/back of the flaps are white. These turn red if they get wet. The indicators are not on the phone body but rather on the flaps themselves.
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27th January 2014, 07:43 AM   |  #12  
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Where? Can you show me /us?
I cannot see any indicators on my flaps

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27th January 2014, 02:39 PM   |  #13  
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Not sure sure about the s, but on the z1 the inside/back of the flaps are white. These turn red if they get wet. The indicators are not on the phone body but rather on the flaps themselves.

I'm curious now, I doubt what you've said is true as the flaps look the same as the ones off the Z in terms of material and composition, the Z flaps don't turn red, or mine would have looked like a car brake light.
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I'm curious now, I doubt what you've said is true as the flaps look the same as the ones off the Z in terms of material and composition, the Z flaps don't turn red, or mine would have looked like a car brake light.

Just going by what others here have said. Some have reported theirs turning red. Mine are white, and not about to test it
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Just going by what others here have said. Some have reported theirs turning red. Mine are white, and not about to test it

I've just confirmed it, dripped a couple of drops of water out of a syringe onto the flap over the USB and the flap over the Sim tray, Nothing changed.

I was careful enough to make sure the phone was at such an angle that any water could not possibly get into the handset. And my warranty is already toast before anyone says how daft I was
28th January 2014, 07:16 AM   |  #16  
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Not sure sure about the s, but on the z1 the inside/back of the flaps are white. These turn red if they get wet. The indicators are not on the phone body but rather on the flaps themselves.

Nope, small white square on the top front edge of the SIM card slot. Totally above the slide out with the IMEI information
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Nope, small white square on the top front edge of the SIM card slot. Totally above the slide out with the IMEI information

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Are those the water indicators on the z1 (c6903)?? i can`t find any water indicators and i don` t know if these are the correct one.
I used my xperia z1 on the pool more than 2 times and the last one i took it less than 5 minutes and now isn`t working anymore. with the flaps firmly closed... when opening the flaps to see if the water goes in, surprise, no single drop of water in any flaps. help me pls..

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