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Flight mode: radiation from the cell phone that you need to know

  • Aug 09, 2020
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To protect yourself from radiation, are cell phones moved at night often in the flight mode. If your phone is in this state is truly completely free of radiation, you will learn in this practical tip.

Enabled, flight mode reduces the radiation of your smartphone considerably

  • When you put your phone in airplane mode, it will disable its transmitter antenna. This can connect to your Smartphone in the mobile network and there is no cell phone go rays more from him.
  • In addition to the transmitter antenna mode to be deactivated in flight automatically Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and other wireless connections. Thus, this radiation is in the Offline-mode of your phone. Should you want these features anyway, you can manually enable it again.
  • Completely free of radiation your Smartphone is, however, only if you turn it off completely. Because even in flight mode, your device is constantly generating electromagnetic radiation. This is in the flight mode, but much lower than the radiation of a mobile phone in Online mode.
Flight mode on the phone to activate

When does it make sense to put the phone in airplane mode?

  • In the hospital, on the plane or if you have your cell phone at night next to your bed, you should put your device in airplane mode. Due to the switched-off transmitter antenna to reduce the radiation exposure to a Minimum. So they do not interfere with other devices and protect yourself against dangerous radiation.
  • In the night, you should turn off in addition to the rest of the wireless connections (wifi, Bluetooth, etc.), since they reduce the radiation, thus, even further. If you don't need the alarm clock on your smartphone, turn your phone off at night at the best complete.
More Information on the radiation levels of various Smartphones in the next article.