Top 5 Best Water Resistant Smartphones For 2018

The recent smartphones can handle water, dust and are ought to be more durable. Considering this feature you need not worry about your smartphone getting wet. So, if you are often working outdoors or staying in the wet conditions very often then you can carry your smartphone without any worries. Now the point is which smartphone is best in terms of water resistance.


Here we have listed out our choice of best smartphones 2018 that are IP67/IP68 certified thus making it free from any water damage. These smartphones can resist water for up to 1.5metres. Not only the handsets are water resistant, they are even dust resistant. So, let us have a look at the best smartphones in Dubai that are water resistant.

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

After the huge success of Samsung Galaxy S8, the South Korean giant introduced its successors Samsung Galaxy S9 and its plus variant Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus. It holds the curved screen with the most common 18:9 aspect ratio. As for the internals, the device is powered by a Snapdragon 845 processor and a dual aperture rear camera setup. It is IP67 certified for water and dust resistance.


When compared to the Samsung Galaxy S9, you need to spend extra bucks while looking for the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus. It offers a bigger display, extra camera and advanced internals thus making it as the best water-resistant smartphone in UAE.

Huawei P20 Pro

Even the Chinese company entered the list of best waterproof smartphones with Huawei P20 pro. The device is IP67 certified which proves it to handle water depth for 1 meter up to 30 minutes. Both the Huawei P20 and Huawei P20 Pro offer eye-catchy design and IP67 rating along with excellent software experience. It goes toe-to-toe with the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Apple iPhone X in terms of its performance.


However, before purchasing you need to consider few points like the device doesn’t have a headphone jack and lacks in the capability of 4K video recording. If you are willing to buy the best camera smartphone then there is nothing better than Huawei P20 Pro Dubai.

Google Pixel 2

The younger sibling of the Google Pixel 2XL is Google Pixel 2. Though it seems to be a boring phone at the first glance, it holds the impressive hardware specs which can be known only if you try your hands-on the device. Apart from being water-resistant, the device holds the advanced camera setup thus making it as the best camera smartphone.


The camera is said to be more advanced than the one in Samsung Galaxy S8 and can click better pictures. Overall, this Google Android smartphones offers great user experience with its best camera and advanced software features.

Apple iPhone X

The 10th anniversary Apple flagship owns several crowns and one of them being the best water-resistant smartphone of 2018. Though the iPhone X price is a bit higher, the features included making it worth to pay for. The Apple iPhone X Dubai is IP67 certified that makes it water resistant for up to 1 meter for 30 minutes.


The handset features 5.8-inches display with the powerful A11 bionic processor and 2716 mAh battery. This is the Apple’s first flagship that has no home button and has an innovative Face ID to unlock the device.

LG V30

One of the best LG’s flagship that offers impressive hardware specs is LGV30. It is ought to be the biggest rival to the Samsung Galaxy Note 8. The LG handset is IP68 certified thus proving to be a water-resistant smartphone. This is one of the best water-resistant smartphone featuring stunning design and dual rear camera setup.


Moreover, it comes in with a POLED display which is another major highlight. Apart from the IP68 certification, the LG V30 holds MIL-STD-810G certification that proves it be durable and safer even when dropped.

For those compact smartphone admirers, you can even check our choice of the Top 5 Best Compact smartphones for 2018. For best bezel-less displays, check out our list of Top 5 best Bezel-less smartphones of 2018.

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