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Where Can You Get Your Cell Phone Fixed During the Coronavirus Pandemic?

Tech - by Bryan Veldboom - updated on 9/22/2020

Picking up a dropped phone with a broken screen

In the wake of the coronavirus, digital communication has become even more important. As people attempt to social distance, cell phones have become the primary way of staying in touch with friends, family and even co-workers. So, what do you do if your cell phone gets damaged? Traditional repair destinations may not be open, or, may involve braving crowded venues like malls if they are. Fortunately, there is a safer, easier solution. Batteries Plus Bulbs provides fast, expert cell phone repair service you can trust.

Safe, Convenient Service Near You

With over 720 locations nationwide, chances are there’s a Batteries Plus Bulbs near you. We remain committed to keeping you safe. If you don’t feel comfortable coming into our stores, you can contact your nearest location and ask them to pick up your phone curbside. Then simply drop off your phone and come back later, or wait in your car while our experts fix your phone. After they’re done, our technicians will disinfect your device before returning it to you, so that you can use it right away.

Expert Technicians

We set ourselves apart from other cell phone retailers through our participation in the Cellular Telecommunications and Internet Association’s (CTIA) WISE certification program opens in new window. The Wireless Industry Service Excellence certification tests a technician’s ability to perform important repair functions consistently using a set of industry standard methods.

We began the process of certifying our entire staff of technicians beginning in November of 2019 and are rapidly moving towards all of our techs completing the WISE certification. This means that when you bring your device to one of our locations, you can be confident that you’re receiving only the highest-quality repairs.

What We Fix

Each repair visit also begins with a free diagnostic. Sometimes your cell phone issues can be solved without the need for a repair. We’ll take a look at what’s causing the issue to make sure you don’t end up paying for repairs you don’t need. If you do end up needing a repair, you’ll receive a 6-month national warranty good on all parts and labor. If something’s still not right after your visit, just visit any of our locations and we’ll make it right.

Our technicians service cell phones and other devices from all major brands, including Apple, Samsung, Google, Nokia, Motorola and more. We offer a wide range of repair options, including cell phone screen repair, battery replacement, as well as repairs to broken ports, speakers, buttons, scanners and cameras. If you’re experiencing issues with your cell phone battery performance, we can test your current battery for free. Best of all, our technicians can usually perform most battery swaps and screen repairs in one hour or less. If you’re in need of an iPhone battery replacement, Samsung screen repair or some other fix, book your appointment online today, or stop in to your nearest location for a walk in appointment.

Find your closest Batteries Plus Bulbs location. While you’re online, be sure to check out our selection of cell phone accessories, including cases and screen protectors, charging cables, PopSockets, mount kits and cell phone cleaning products from WHOOSH! Looking for a way to keep your phone germ-free? The Tumi ION UV Sanitizer is an easy way to disinfect phones, earbuds, watches, keys and more.

Does your businesses rely on company phones or tablets? Consider signing up for a free business account. Our experts will work with you to provide your company with the most convenient, affordable repair options.