The COVID-19 pandemic is spreading all over the world and is being fought not only by national governments, but also by many companies. These include the Korean Samsung, which launches a non-traditional service – it offers a free sanitation service in select countries to clean your phone of bacteria, germs and viruses.
Samsung Sanitation Service is offered free of charge at official service centers and Samsung Experience stores in select 19 countries around the world, and should soon be expanded to other destinations.
The liquidation of bacteria is carried out by disinfecting the Samsung UV-C phones, watches and headphones with light. The Korean giant uses third-party devices to do this, but warns that the effectiveness of this process may vary between phones or countries.
Samsung does not guarantee that its method of disinfection eliminates all bacteria and viruses; The Korean giant also discourages cleaning the phone with abrasive materials or chemicals that can damage the screen or the screen. its oleophobic layer. In the case of phones without waterproofness, in the worst case, liquid may enter the device and be damaged.