Is it okay to physically clean iPhone 5 with a specialized wipe? I did with my 4 and read somewhere along the way that there is a 'wax' or something on screen that could come off. But that may have been with the screen protectors that took the wax off when removing them.
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I use iClean on all my electronics. You can get a kit at your local Apple Store, Best Buy, or any electronics store. It comes with 2 types of cleaning cloths and a cleaning solution that's safe and approved for cleaning electronics. It's made by Monster and you can find it by googling iClean.
There is also a product called iKlear that is essentially the same thing, but with only one cloth variety. The Apple Store here uses both iClean and iKlear on their display devices.
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Re: Cleaning phone
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I clean my 5 with Zeiss lens wipes almost daily without a problem, did it with my iphone 4 and android and never had a problem, the lens wipe does have some alcohol in it I think, but I also always have a screen protector on it.. I am not to worried, as I think about it, unless you are surgically washing your hands each time before you touch your phone JUST THINK about what is going on your screen, I am sure the norm is chemicals, foods, moisturizers, makeups, and worse are all on your hands and face
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- 02-07-2013, 12:07 PM #23iPhone Beginner
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Usually just regular paper towel but when 💩 hits the fan, i grab my kanebo glass cleaner cloth.
Not exactly a microfiber but its used to clean windshield for your car. Slightly damp and cleans in a single wipe.
Then gotta wipe it once more with napkin or lint-free cloth to dry it.
Takes only a minute to clean. And another minute to get it oily again.
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