How do I clean my Galaxy phone?

Last Update date : Nov 23. 2020

Please refer to the guidelines outlined below to clean and maintain your Galaxy phone. 

To clean your phone, here are a few guidelines to follow.

  • Before cleaning, power down your Galaxy smartphone, remove any case or cover, and unplug any cables or accessories.
  • Use a soft, lint free, microfibre cloth such as a camera lens cleaning cloth to gently wipe the exterior surface of the phone.

 

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  • Avoid getting moisture in any opening and do not apply liquid solutions directly to your phone. If necessary, dampen the corner of your cloth with a small amount of distilled water or disinfectant, such as hypochlorous acid solution (OXCIDE) or any chemical products, which include Hypochlorous Acid Formal with its percentage between 0.02 to 0.08% or alcohol-based (more than 70% ethanol or isopropyl alcohol) product, and gently wipe the front and back of your phone without applying too much pressure. Avoid excessive wiping.
  • Do not use compressed air, and do not apply or spray bleaches or liquid solutions directly on your phone.
  • Please read the safety precautions listed on the chemical for correct usage and handling,

First-Aid measures for chemical products: 

Inhalation:

If inhaled, remove to fresh to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult,give Oxygen. Get medical attention.

Ingestion:

Do not induce vomiting unless directed by medical personnel. Never give anything by mouth to anunconscious person. Get medical attention.

Skin Contact:

The compound is not likely to be hazardous by skin contact but cleansing the skin after use isadvisable.

Eye Contact:

Remove contact lenses. Flush eyes thoroughly with water for 15 minutes. If irritation persists, getmedical attention.

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  • This cleaning recommendation is only intended for the glass, ceramic and metal surfaces of your phone; it is not recommended for soft accessories, i.e. those that are made of leather, rubber or plastic.
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Note: 

  • Guidelines applies to : Galaxy smartphones , Galaxy tablets and the Galaxy Watch (excluding watch straps). 
  • Guidlines not applicable for : Galaxy Buds, keyboards (external keyboard and those of Galaxy laptops), plastic straps for wearables, and any other Samsung product not explicitly listed.

Disclaimer :

  • Samsung cannot guarantee as to the efficacy of the proposed guidelines. Cleaning results may vary and may not kill all bacteria, germs and viruses.

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