LifeProof frē for iPhone 5 Installation + Use Instructions
LifeProof® gives you the freedom to make your iPhone your constant companion — to make sure that you’re ready to go, follow these steps:
First Time Installation
Follow the procedures below to make sure your LifeProof® iPhone 5 case is ready to go with you everywhere.
IMPORTANT: Prior to water exposure the following procedure must be adhered to
freedom starts here
Follow these steps to make sure you are ready to experience new freedoms with your iPhone
Check that the o-rings is installed correctly (see diagrams below). Make sure it is free of dust, dirt, hair and other debris.
If the o-rings is not clean, remove it and rinse in warm water, then give it a quick shake to remove excess water before immediately reinstalling
Let’s start by checking that your LifeProof® iPhone 5 case is good-to-go by doing the water test. This test checks that all the seals and case are working properly.
1, Check the seals are clean and in-place on the rear case. 2, Align the front and rear cases. 3, With the back facing down, press firmly all around the case to ensure latches are completely closed all the way around.
4, Make sure the charge port door is closed and the headphone jack cover is screwed in securely. 5, Fully submerge case underwater, weighing it down with a cup for 30 minutes. 6, When time is up, remove from water and check that case is dry inside.
Now you’re ready for the really exciting stuff: installing your iPhone.
IMPORTANT: If you have a non-LifeProof screen protector on your iPhone 5, it is recommended you remove it before installation as it may cause leaks.
1, Thoroughly clean iPhone with included cloth. 2, Check seals are clean and in-place on the rear case. 3, Insert the iPhone into the front of the case, aligning the rear.
4, With the back facing down, pressing firmly all around the case to ensure latches are completely closed all the way around. 5, Make sure the charge port door is closed and the headphone jack cover is screwed in securely.
iPHONE INSTALLATION COMPLETE
Before engaging in any activities, it is recommended you read the Before you dive in section below.
Before You Dive In
You’re probably really excited about all the new freedoms LifeProof® now brings you, but before you engage in any activities make sure you follow these common-sense rules:
1, Water Test. Test case prior to installing iPhone. 2, Follow instructions. Study instructions showing correct installation. 3, Make sure it's all sealed. Ensure all ports and seams are closed tightly. 4, Back-up your data regularly. If you are going to engage in activities where there may be potential for damage to the device, ensure you have backed up your data. 5, Be sensible. Your LifeProof iPhone 5 case is a precision piece of equipment, it is sleek it is tough, but it's not indestructible.
Everyday Care Checklist
Follow this checklist to make sure your iPhone is protected by your LifeProof® iPhone 5 case
1, Keep seals clean. Always ensure all seals around the charge port door and headphone cover and o-ring are free of dust, fibers and debris before closing case. 2, Rinse with fresh water after use. Rinse case thoroughly with fresh water after exposure to chemicals including soap, detergents and chlorine. 3, Regular water tests. Perform water test without iPhone at regular intervals and after major impacts. 4, Check seals after major impacts. After major drops or impacts, inspect case for any damage and ensure all seams are closed, see checklist below.
After Major Impact
If a major impact occurs, follow these steps:
IMPORTANT: It is highly recommended the first time installation procedure is performed to check the integrity of the case before exposing to water.
1, Check that front and back of case has not come apart at any point and all seals are tightly closed. 2, Check headphone jack cover is still screwed in. 3, Check charge port door is fully closed.
1, Remove headphone jack cover. 2, Twist open with coin. 3, Pull open rear case. 4, Remove the iPhone from the case.
Headphone Adapter Use
Your LifeProof® iPhone 5 case comes with a headphone adapter that allows you to use headphones in wet, dusty,or icy environments all while keeping your iPhone 5 safe and sound.
1, Remove headphone jack cover. 2, Place headphone jack cover into keeper and screw in headphone adapter. 3, Plug in your headphones.