Is Geek Squad Protection Worth Getting?

Does Best Buy protection plan cover loss?

The warranty covers normal wear and tear, accidental damage, or manufacturer faults.

Unfortunately it doesn’t cover liost or stolen items, but you should check with your home owners insurance they may..

What happens if Geek Squad can’t fix my TV?

Hi Jim – if you purchase the Geek Squad Protection plan for your new TV and it has an issue that is not repairable, but covered under the plan (ex, 3 or more defective pixels) and your TV gets replaced by BBY/Geek Squad under the terms of your protection plan, the plan would be considered fulfilled.

How do I make a Geek Squad claim?

For lost or stolen devices covered under a Geek Squad Complete Protection plan, you can start a claim for your device online or by calling (866) 205-4388. For replacements of external batteries or, any accessories such as power chargers, covered under your Geek Squad Protection Plan please call us at (866) 933-5552.

What antivirus does Geek Squad use?

GEEK SQUAD/ WEBROOT- VIRUS AFTER 3 MONTHS – Best Buy Support. 13yrs used (Norton, McAfee, Kaspersky) wonderful protection.

How long does Geek Squad warranty last?

5 yearsYour 5 year warranty will most likely end 5 years from the purchase date of your tv.

How does Geek Squad replacement work?

A Geek Squad® Product Replacement Plan enhances and extends your manufacturer warranty and gives you peace of mind if your product isn’t working properly. If your portable audio product fails for an issue that we cover but your manufacturer doesn’t, we’ll replace your product (if one is available) or reimburse you.

Is Geek Squad expensive?

Geek Squad is also arguably the most polished computer-help service, offering not only online help, but in-store and at-home repair services, too. … One-time online support is Geek Squad’s least expensive option, starting at $49.99 for a PC tune-up service (you’d pay $99.99 for this in the store).

How do I get a refund from geek?

Many items can be returned within 30 days of delivery and are eligible for a refund….Return PolicyPlease contact Support to begin the return and we will walk you through the process.If the item is not subject to an exception, you must place your refund request within 30 days of delivery of the item.More items…

What does the Geek Squad protection plan cover?

Geek Squad Protection Plans are an optional form of product coverage that provide additional value to our customers. A Geek Squad Protection Plan does this, plus protects against power surges, failures caused by normal wear and tear.

Can I get a refund on Geek Squad Protection?

at a store, by calling 1-800-GEEKSQUAD (1-800-433-5778), or by sending a notice of cancellation to us. If you cancel your One- Time-Pay Plan within 30 days of your Plan’s purchase, you will receive a full refund of the price paid for the Plan, less the value of any service provided to you under this Plan.

How long do you have to buy Geek Squad Protection?

60 daysYes, you have 60 days after your purchase to add Geek Squad Protection, including standard Geek Squad Protection Plans, Plans with Accidental Damage from Handling, and Product Replacement Plans.

Can you use Geek Squad if you didn’t buy from Best Buy?

It doesn’t matter when you bought it or even if you didn’t buy it from Best Buy — if you’re enrolled, your local Geek Squad will help you troubleshoot when things aren’t working like they’re supposed to. … They’ll also be able to hop online and connect with their local Geek Squad 24/7.

How much does the Geek Squad Charge?

Geek Squad pricing ranges between $39.99 to $329.99 per individual service and $24.99 to $49.99 per user per month for a service plan.

How do I transfer my Geek Squad Protection Plan?

The original purchase receipts, as well as any service repair receipts or exchange receipts, must be transferred to the new owner. Call 1-800-GEEKSQUAD (1-800-433-5778) or visit your nearest Best Buy store to transfer your Plan.