During the disastrous era of Covid-19, social distancing and safe distancing with the surrounding surface are the key factors to prevent any dangerous consequences. Many people carry their phones everywhere and spend most of their time on smartphones. It is important for everyone to not just wash your hands regularly but also disinfect your smartphone frequently.
This makes your smartphones one of the most touched surfaces. So disinfecting a phone can slow and potentially even prevent the spread of dangerous infections including Covid-19. During the Covid-19 situation cleaning the commonly used surface and areas has become an essential task.
As your smartphones may carry a few germs so cleaning your gadgets may help you to be away from such disease.
Three effective ways to disinfect your smartphone away from Covid-19 crisis are-
Wash your hands, not your smartphone
Experts say that keeping your smartphone clean won’t matter much if you’re not practicing good hygiene in other ways. So remember to wash your hands regularly, don’t touch your face, and so on.
If you’re worried about your phone, you can sanitize your phone to stay away from everyday risks from germs. But more importantly, it is advised to stay away from sick people and wash and sanitize your hands.
Studies have shown everything from staph to e. Coli can thrive on your smartphone’s glass screen. COVID-19 can survive on surfaces for anywhere from a few hours to over a week depending upon the conditions.
Apple still recommends using a slightly damp lint-free cloth to wipe your device clean. But it has changed its previous advice to avoid disinfectants — instead of warning against harsh chemicals, claiming the products may strip the oil-repellent “oleophobic” coating on your phone, Apple now says those problematic wipes are in the clear.
“Using a 70% isopropyl alcohol wipe or Clorox Disinfecting Wipes, you may gently wipe the exterior surfaces of your iPhone,” Apple says.
Mobile sanitizers for smartphones
There are a couple of mobile sanitizers available online like the Mobiwash, Rnaux cleaning kit, among others that you can purchase for your smartphone. Use the solution and wipe with the cloth that comes in the kit. Avoid abrasive cloth, towels, paper towels.
According to reports Samsung has furnished Samsung galaxy sanitizing service in 19 countries. It will expand its services in the upcoming weeks to counter the Covid-19 situation.
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