People actually believed they could charge iPhone with microwave following online hoax!

An Internet hoax which says you can charge your iPhone 6 with a microwave has lead a number of people to believe it, with some even putting their new iPhone 6 inside a microwave and causing the handsets to explode.

The hoax was created by the same message board 4chan, which released pictures of naked celebrities apparently stolen from iCloud.

The website created a fake product description advert and uploaded it online which claimed you can charge your phone using a microwave.

Named the wave, some instantly fell for the joke placing their brand new phones inside a microwave and destroying them.

Others found the joke funny and began sharing it on Twitter leading more users to believe the joke.