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[Amazon Canada] MPOW Waterproof IPX8 Phone Pouches [$7.99 - qty: 2]

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I had one for $8.99 in my cart for couple weeks now glad I waited and now got two for less than the price of one
With time, everything will go on sale...
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Thanks OP! My wife geocaches and kayaks a lot, these are perfect for the watery environments she frequents!
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Anyone use this for pixel 2? I need one for my phone
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So basically a ziplock bag!
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remik wrote:
Jun 25th, 2019 10:51 am
Ive always purchased these type of cases when flying to Cuba, they do the job. The price is warm at best as Ive gotten 3-4 packs in the past for $10 or so. I usually end up using 1 or 2 and then just leave them all behind with a bartender or housekeeping along with the bubba.
Why only use for Cuba? And why leave them behind? They can extract your DNA off of them you know. lol
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Rogido wrote:
Jun 25th, 2019 9:33 pm
Why only use for Cuba? And why leave them behind? They can extract your DNA off of them you know. lol
I only go to Cuba for fun in the sun vacations, gorgeous beach, great people, and super cheap all inclusives.
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remik wrote:
Jun 25th, 2019 9:47 pm
I only go to Cuba for fun in the sun vacations, gorgeous beach, great people, and super cheap all inclusives.
I've heard it's not the bargain it used to be.
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Rogido wrote:
Jun 25th, 2019 10:02 pm
I've heard it's not the bargain it used to be.

I've gone 4 times in the last 7 years, I go in the off season (September/October) never paid more than $600pp for 4 star, never had explosive diarrhea or any rain during the day, 30-40°
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Bought 2. I am really into snorkelling and I miss having a camera under water. Time to try this out at $8. Thanks OP!
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archvenus14 wrote:
Jun 25th, 2019 10:13 pm
Bought 2. I am really into snorkelling and I miss having a camera under water. Time to try this out at $8. Thanks OP!
Make sure you do the "tissue test" first before using it with a phone/camera.
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remik wrote:
Jun 25th, 2019 10:23 pm
Make sure you do the "tissue test" first before using it with a phone/camera.
Indeed. I have no intention to "wing it" on my $1500 phone. I am also anxious about it starting to leak later. I wonder how you can avoid that. Do I tissue test every vacation?
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archvenus14 wrote:
Jun 25th, 2019 10:25 pm
Indeed. I have no intention to "wing it" on my $1500 phone. I am also anxious about it starting to leak later. I wonder how you can avoid that. Do I tissue test every vacation?

Knock on wood, ive probably used 10+ of these type of pouches over the past few years and none have ever leaked.
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Badbrad wrote:
Jun 25th, 2019 1:47 pm
Thanks OP.

These are good for keeping sand out of your phone... But I'm don't want my spiffy new phone to get that close to the water in this bag!
I had the same feeling at first, we used my wife's iPhone 6 and when. I saw it worked amazingly well I gambled it with my phone too lol. Needless to say they were both bone dry.

But I hear you...still great for just sand. Just give it a good rinse or wipe down before opening to avoid any sand getting through the seal when you open it back up.
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Rogido wrote:
Jun 25th, 2019 9:31 pm
So basically a ziplock bag!
Ziplock bags work well to an extent. They are great for water resistance but I wouldn't trust it being fully submerged for long periods of time. Plus the camera clarity gets distorted with Ziplocks I feel.

Using the waterproof pouches isn't perfect camera quality but I'd say it's more clear than through a Ziplock.

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