Does Helium Break iPhones?!
Does Helium Break iPhones

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Here’s a who-done-it for all you technophiles out there. A helium leak rendered 40 iPhones useless at a Chicago hospital. How? We ran some tests and figured out exactly why iPhones might be allergic to helium. Read the full blog here! https://ifixit.org/blog/11986/iphones-are-allergic-to-helium/ MRI timelapse footage found here! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bXxqGWj2340 Subscribe to our channel for all our latest teardown and repair videos! https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ifixityourself Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ifixit Check us out on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/iFixit

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Michael Cianciulli : They need a new IP rating to handle helium lol

hextakatt : who would win: -iphone -a helium atom boi

SwitchBack : Well that was interesting.

Nithyanadhan .V : So, now what? A #HeliumGate?

ricky v : This is really cool. I would have never guessed this. Hey, you’re not only making repair guides now. You’re also making destruction guides. (:

佐藤 - Satō : *_I guess I’m going to carry helium everywhere now!_* 😂

Raffe Dwab : This is completely unacceptable. At their price, iPhones should not have to deal with atoms and molecules.

Steve Shajan : Next time it will be allergic to Oxygen

SNSD Sunny : Oh crap now my $1000 phone can't withstand helium.

EruYagami : New IP69 rating: helium resistance, next to water and dust...

Kay JB : Wow such an interesting incident. Thanks for reporting this iFixit!

Dr_Kachu san : Red should name their next phone Red Helium to poke fun at.

LOL dude : *mems chip* one letter short from perfection

Meledyne : Alright all my friends with iPhones prepare for April fools! 😏

tomek5503 : Apple iPhone Xs. Now with helium detection feature!

Alex Dollar : I got free replacement for my iPhone because of this little trick 😂😂

Angel Hernandez : Here comes uboxs “iPhones have a huge problem video”

Lelouch Lamperouge : Where can I buy helium phones which are more amazing then android phones.😂🤣 (Because it has the capability to kill Apple Phones.)

sprakful : Apple now ll say this is a feature to sa save our users.

Federico Velutini : But Apple phones aren't any skinnier than androids...

dio durant : would be an interesting conversation with siri while shes intoxicated with helium

jimbob9631 : Android weakness: battery life Apple weakness: Earth's atmosphere

Lennard R. : Would be funny if the I phone just speeds the clock up (like the human voice with helium)

ghlow : * high pitched voices * hey man did your phone crash? yeah. lol how weird mine too

Inspiraattori : What about adding poison gas detector chip to all devices that warning dangerous environment and probably can save lives? Innovation 😎

Bo Bu : Woow helium is kryptonite for iPhones. There goes the $1,000 plus dollar metal brick

Happy John : yes 8:18 PM 11/3/2018

MK Games : All teachers need helium XD

ُSystem32 : Who would win: a 1499 $ perfectly calibrated. High quality smart phone... *One tiny boi*

C. M. : Who would win? -a piece of fine technology -some weird tiny boi

Not ItzCrazy Rocket League & More : Apple devices cant get high then Get it helium makes things float

Bujtor Zoltán : A Nokia 3310 would break the helium.

Spencer Freebairn : Thanks for the very interesting video! Great investigative work, too!

mitchi mitch : Android - universe of endless possibilites Apple - your not planning to go past the stratosphere are you?

ahmad furquan : I'm gonna present my boss 100 of helium Baloons this Christmas..... He just purchased iPhone Xs. Its gonna be fun. 😁😉

kombajndosalatek : 0:06 lie already. Why wouldn't I believe it? Is it about aliens landing on earth and eradicating entire human species?

Husam Mirie : So what we learnd is if you are going to an expedition to Jupiter Dont take an iPhone with you 🤣.

Rasberry Pie Soda : Apple Lover: iPhone is better >:( Android Lover: *Puts AL's iPhone in a Ziploc with helium* Apple Lover:

Josh B. : First it was bend gate then hiss gate then the “beauty” gate and now we have the helium gate 🤦🏼‍♂️😂

Zishan : I'm allergic to iPhones..

Andrew Mackoul : I can see people falsifying warranty claims and getting a new iPhone...

「ウェリー」• : This will start a new Gate: #HeliumGate 🤣

chg702 : 1:53 it looks like faster than 1:51 just fast forward or actually overclocked?

Holo : Wait There are things that *can't* destroy apple devices?

Blue Shadow : "it worked"

Rod Rosenberg : Fantastic! Is this true of current models sounds like newer chips might have been fixed!

Aurélien ETIENNE : I just laugh 😂😂 now I will bring helium in class to pissed off my apple user classmate

Sky C : The more you know 😅

Fermuso • 27 years ago : MEMS Chip more like MEMES chip