Test finds iPhone 7 emitted twice the amount of radiation reported to regulators

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  • Published on Aug 22, 2019
  • The Chicago Tribune spent approximately a year investigating the radiofrequency radiation emitted by cellphones. They stuck an iPhone 7, among other phones, into liquid that mimics human tissue, and found that the radiation measurement inside the tissue was well above the legal limit and twice what was reported to regulators. Apple disputes the results, saying it tests its products differently.
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Comments • 75

  • F/A 18 Super Hornet Pilot Cessna 152 pilot.

    I have been getting this sort of funny way of burning on my skin where I keep my phone . And the itching afterwards

  • F/A 18 Super Hornet Pilot Cessna 152 pilot.

    No one said anything about the 5g killing birds in the air ?? No one is reporting that .. we’re all gonna die of cancer soon

  • doug2060
    doug2060 22 days ago +1

    I have used a 7 Plus for nearly 3 years. Keep it in the same pocket. Have been having pain on my thigh in that area and kidney pain. Should I be concerned?

  • Michael The Sociopath
    Michael The Sociopath 26 days ago

    Isn’t Samsung the lowest?

    • V Q
      V Q 26 days ago

      Korean phones are lowest so yea. Lg and samsung

  • Nathan Shultz
    Nathan Shultz 26 days ago

    I’m watching this video on my iPhone 7 Plus and my parents won’t buy me an iPhone X

    • Disolix
      Disolix 15 days ago

      A 7+ is good damn people

    • Zsor
      Zsor 26 days ago

      Nathan Shultz get an XR

  • cowgirl9925
    cowgirl9925 27 days ago

    I have the iPhone 7 is it safe to still use it and will it cause health problems

  • Kishon Williams
    Kishon Williams 27 days ago +4

    I have a Iphone 7 and I am worried to help right now should I get rid of it!!!

    • Kishon Williams
      Kishon Williams 27 days ago +1

      @chicken strips OK thanks this go for the 7 Plus also!!!

    • chicken strips
      chicken strips 27 days ago +1

      Kishon Williams it’s only from like 1-2 millimeters it doesn’t really effect you unless your phone is against your ear like hugging it you’ll be fine my dude

  • joek money
    joek money 29 days ago +2

    I once heated up my food 🥘 with smartphone 😳😳😳😳😳😳😳😳

  • Alejandro Gonzalez
    Alejandro Gonzalez 29 days ago +2

    Where can i find the direct article or source?

  • NazTooDope
    NazTooDope 29 days ago

    I have a iPhone 7 and I would like to know if the problem is for all iPhone 7s or only for the new iPhone 7? Please help me

  • Lisa Burton
    Lisa Burton 29 days ago

    11 phones. Come on.

  • Luxury Inc
    Luxury Inc 29 days ago +38

    When you realize your watching this video on your IPhone 7.

  • J MORG
    J MORG 29 days ago +4

    Too specific and too coincidental considering a new iPhone is being released soon. This is propaganda for those still clinging to their old Iphone

  • Jeau Boudreaux
    Jeau Boudreaux 29 days ago

    I have a iPhone 7 Plus so should I be worried to or is it just the 7

    • Austin Muckelrath
      Austin Muckelrath 26 days ago +2

      Jeau Boudreaux It’s the same phone.

    • Jeau Boudreaux
      Jeau Boudreaux 29 days ago

      Luxury Inc well he never said the plus that why I asked 🤷🏼‍♂️

    • Luxury Inc
      Luxury Inc 29 days ago +2

      Jeau Boudreaux the plus is the same thing as the 7 just different sizes for the phone

  • Michael Silkwood
    Michael Silkwood 29 days ago +3

    That might explain why everyone is going on a rampage with guns. Might not be the guns we need to worry about might be phones. CraZy.

  • zelmoziggy
    zelmoziggy 29 days ago +1

    Wow! Good thing I have a 7 Plus and not a 7.

    • J MORG
      J MORG 29 days ago +2

      zelmoziggy 🤣

  • We the People
    We the People 29 days ago

    And when I keep saying Apple is garbage everyone says no no no sleep with your Apple phones everybody

  • venomycilious
    venomycilious 29 days ago +1

    It's apple they can get away with it. If that's Huawei Trump will moan about it for months

    • zelmoziggy
      zelmoziggy 29 days ago +1

      That's because of his close friendship with Tim Apple.

  • Zex Maxwell
    Zex Maxwell 29 days ago +1

    is there any papers on this?

  • Dan Sutton
    Dan Sutton 29 days ago

    Shouldn't we be attacking CBS This Morning as conspiracy theorists tin foil hats? Ahhh... but this can only apply to those who loves Jesus Christ! Hypocrisy at its finest.

  • darkpepsi
    darkpepsi 29 days ago +2

    Weep...had my cell phone in my right pocket for seven years from an iPhone 4S to my current iPhone SE. Those numbers though for the iPhone 7....😱

  • GayJew
    GayJew 29 days ago +1

    38% of humans develop cancer.

  • Openyoureyes39
    Openyoureyes39 29 days ago +5

    "We are involved in a human experiment and the results are not yet known"...says it all people

  • KeN SmilePachI
    KeN SmilePachI 29 days ago +2

    Huawei for the win!!!!
    Apple 👎👎💩

  • Virgin America
    Virgin America 29 days ago +19

    But no one is talking about how airpods are doing the same thing?

    • Joseph Maxwell
      Joseph Maxwell 22 days ago

      @Michael The Sociopath either you're stupid or we've encountered a language barrier (English isn't my first language), the former is more likely though, because I never blame myself for anything.

    • Michael The Sociopath
      Michael The Sociopath 23 days ago

      Joseph Maxwell changing of goalposts I see. Now it’s not about science but “how muh feels”...
      *What can he asserted without evidence can be dismissed without evidence.*

    • Joseph Maxwell
      Joseph Maxwell 23 days ago

      @Michael The Sociopath also, nobody's going to refer to a research just to prove their point over the Internet just for you...

    • Joseph Maxwell
      Joseph Maxwell 23 days ago

      @Michael The Sociopath _you_ learn what empirical evidence is, scientist wannabe. You can't get it over the Internet, it's what you learn by feeling it (like seeing or touching) or by carrying out an experiment. You might want to wear airpods yourself to see if you get tumours or not...

  • Wilmohur
    Wilmohur 29 days ago +1

    Dont put it close to your food ...

    • zelmoziggy
      zelmoziggy 29 days ago +1

      Why not? I can save money by not having to buy a microwave oven.

  • Cleroyster 2
    Cleroyster 2 29 days ago +13

    If you think that is something,.....wait...until FIVE G........the cancers will skyrocket.

    • Pandorin
      Pandorin 28 days ago

      Cleroyster 2 mine says 5GE im from norcal

    • Cleroyster 2
      Cleroyster 2 28 days ago

      @Pandorin Not 5GE........5 G...

    • Pandorin
      Pandorin 28 days ago

      ATT has 5GE released its all over my county

  • Hybrid InfoDesk
    Hybrid InfoDesk 29 days ago +1

    Yep and every white person in America swears by them. Glad Apple moved to is-not-rael. They can radiate the population there too.

  • /BluntHeadAss/
    /BluntHeadAss/ 29 days ago +12

    Androids are better

  • Shawn Smith
    Shawn Smith 29 days ago +4

    All the millennials hopefully will be sterilized from this.👌MAGA🇺🇸

    • John Whitfield
      John Whitfield 29 days ago +4

      Shawn Smith maga has nothing to do with this neither do millennials. So stop please with your maga nonsense.

  • Theodore Van Der Beek
    Theodore Van Der Beek 29 days ago +7

    This is devastating

  • mr. 100 ups in 60 god
    mr. 100 ups in 60 god 29 days ago

    Suck it folks, know you glow in the dark

  • Jason
    Jason 29 days ago +1

    Trash it now

  • SnowWhalez
    SnowWhalez 29 days ago

    Anyone dumb enough to spend that much on a phone has a cancer anyway. It’s just plain stupid.

  • w23857980
    w23857980 29 days ago +23

    I never trust Apple.

  • Rueben Aragon
    Rueben Aragon 29 days ago +1

    So just got iphone/apple? Or is this the case with other phones as well such as the Samsung's flagship phones

    • smgofdvld
      smgofdvld 29 days ago +4

      s8 s9 and j7 as well

    • Rueben Aragon
      Rueben Aragon 29 days ago +2

      @Caleb I was referring to the apparently unsafe levels of radiation that were found in this study. I'm assuming they only performed the test on the iphone though

    • Caleb
      Caleb 29 days ago +1

      All phones emit some level of energy radiation

  • rodi nunez
    rodi nunez 29 days ago +4

    What about the 7 plus?

  • Thex Left
    Thex Left 29 days ago

    This is obviously the cause for the increased number of homosexuals and transgenders.