Best waterproof phones in India

Updated 30 - Apr - 2017

Almost all smartphones are vulnerable to liquid, unless they’re waterproof. There are a lot of new devices available in the market offering water resistance and some are completely waterproof. So, if you are a little clumsy or would like to use your phone in the bathroom, these are best waterproof phones to buy in India.




Apple iPhone 7 Plus
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Apple iPhone 7 Plus

The latest iPhone from Apple is now IP67 certified. This makes it dust and water resistant. To be precise, the phone can withstand upto 1 meter of water for up to 30 minutes. This means, it can be used in the rain or on the beach without hassles. The iPhone 7 Plus is also the best smartphone to buy at the moment. It is extremely fast, thanks to the Apple 10 SoC and Apple’s vertically integrated iOS software. The phone has one of the best cameras amongst phones today. However, with prices starting well over Rs. 70,000. It is indeed tough to afford.

Apple iPhone 7
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Apple iPhone 7

The iPhone 7 is the smaller version of the iPhone 7 Plus, and without the dual camera setup. It features the same IP67 certification the iPhone 7 Plus has. It uses the powerful Apple A10 chip and is easily one of the fastest device available today. The single camera of the phone may not be as good as the iPhone 7 Plus, but it is certainly amongst the best. Like the iPhone 7 Plus, the iPhone 7 is also expensive.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
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Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

If the iPhone 7 is too expensive for you, the best Android alternative that can withstand the rain is the Galaxy S7 Edge. Samsung is one of the few companies that offers IP68 certification on its flagship devices. Hence, the latest Galaxy flagship is dustproof and water resistant in up to 1.5 meters for 30 minutes. Powered by an Exynos 8890 SoC, the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is powerful enough to handle all kinds of apps without breaking a sweat. However, the best part of the phone is the dual curved Edge display, which makes it a looker.

Samsung Galaxy S7
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Samsung Galaxy S7

The Galaxy S7 is the flat screen version of the S7 Edge. The phone is more compact and offers dust and water protection, just like the Galaxy S7 Edge. It also has the same processor as the S7 Edge, offering good performance, and slightly better battery life.

Sony Xperia XZ
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Sony Xperia XZ

Sony’s latest flagship, the Xperia XZ is also IP68 certified, making it as resistant to water as the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC and is as powerful as the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge.

Moto G4 Plus
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Moto G4 Plus

If your priority for buying a budget smartphone is camera, the Moto G4 Plus is the phone to have. The 16MP rear camera on this device is the best you will find on a sub-15K device. The Moto G4 plus also comes with a nano coating, making it water resistant. It is not completely submersible in water, but will survive an occasional walk in the rain. The phone is powered by a Snapdragon 617 SoC and though it is not the best performing phone in its category, it does a pretty decent job nonetheless.

HTC Desire Eye
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HTC Desire Eye

Besides being a good selfie phone, the HTC Desire Eye is one of the few phones in the budget category to offer IPX7 certification. It is dust proof and water resistant for up to 1 metre of water for 30 minutes. The phone rocks a Snapdragon 801 SoC and very dependable 13MP front facing camera.

Here's is the summary list of Best Waterproof Phones in India April 2017

Product NamePrice starting fromAvailable atRating
Apple iPhone 7 Plus60890Amazon80/100
Apple iPhone 747799OnlyMobiles80/100
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge46200Amazon87/100
Samsung Galaxy S735000Amazon86/100
Sony Xperia XZ38490Amazon74/100
Moto G4 Plus12499AmazonN/A
HTC Desire Eye17800flipkart80/100