Prepare for the unexpected with Device Protection+.

Buying or upgrading
a U.S. Cellular® device?

Choose the plan and phone that's right for you and add Device Protection+ during checkout.

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Need to add
Device Protection+
to a device you
already have?

Dial 611 from your U.S. Cellular phone or visit a retail store location to enroll within 30 days of activating your device*.

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DON'T DELAY:

You have 30 days after activating your device to enroll in Device Protection+.

YOU'RE COVERED
with Device Protection+.

Accidents happen. That's why we offer Device Protection+. It's more than just cell phone insurance; it's protection for your mobile devices, the personal information you store on them — and technical support for your devices — so you can rest assured that you're protected from the unexpected.

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Protected
Now
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a Claim

The entire process from submission to delivery has been flawless. Worth every penny!

—Steve S., Sheboygan, WI

Everyone was very helpful. My phone is such an important part of my day-to-day life. I love my iPhone and would not be able to replace it without insurance. Thank you.

—Judy B., Vernon, TX

Claims process was a breeze and my replacement phone arrived the next day. Excellent service deserves highest ratings.

—Sara S., Cherokee, NC

Device protection
plus peace of mind for
your wireless devices.

What does Device Protection+ cover? Just about everything.

Accidents

Loss & Theft

Breakdown

Tech Support+

Accidents

Enjoy device replacement when accidents happen — whether it's a spill, drop or cracked screen. A service fee/deductible applies.

Loss & Theft

Get reconnected quickly if your device becomes lost or stolen. A service fee/deductible applies.

Hardware Service(Mechanical & Electrical Breakdown)

Take care of mechanical and electrical failures after the manufacturer's warranty expires. For CPO devices, Hardware Service coverage begins upon enrollment. A service fee/deductible applies.

Tech Support+

Solve technical issues quickly with knowledgeable techs just a tap or call away.

Secure Backup

Back up unlimited contacts and restore up to 100GB of content you can't live without.See details

Locate, Lock & Remote Wipe

Find your device if it's lost or stolen and remotely lock it, sound an alarm, or wipe all of your personal data. See details

Antivirus

Rely on business-grade software to safeguard your device and personal info from potential hackers and threats. See details

90-Day Credit Monitoring

Register to receive credit alerts on suspicious activity for up to 90 days
once your loss/theft claim is approved.

Secure Backup

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Antivirus

90-day Credit Monitoring

Important Product Information

U.S. Cellular® Protect powered by Pocket Geek® included with your coverage.

Keep your devices running smoothly with easy to use protection and performance tools on the U.S. Cellular® Protect powered by Pocket Geek® app — included with your Device Protection+ coverage.

Just download and register to get started.

Important Product Information

ACCIDENTS HAPPEN.

Prepare today for the unexpected.

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Device Protection+ Features

Select Your Device Type

+ iPhone & iPad

Device Protection+ For iPhone & iPad:

  BEST VALUE  
  Advanced Plan Standard Plan
Protect Your Device    
Accidental Damage (drops, spills, cracks)
Hardware Service (mechanical/electrical breakdown)*
Loss
Theft
Apple-certified repair or replacement with Express Replacement Service
 
Service at Apple Stores and Apple Authorized Service Providers
 
Next business day delivery of replacement devices (when available)
Service Fees/DeductiblesFor Service Fee/Deductible information specific to your device, please visit mywirelessclaim.com Hardware Service:
$0

Accidental Damage:

For iPhone:
Screen Damage Only:
$29**

All Other:
$99

For iPad:
$49

Loss/Theft:

$100, $150 or $175
depending on device.
$100, $150 or $175 depending on device.
Secure Your Personal Information    
Secure Backup 100GB 20GB||
Locate
90-Day Credit Monitoring§
 
Solve Technical Issues    
24/7 priority access to Apple experts via chat or phone
 
Tech Support+§
 
Optimize Device Performance    
Performance Monitoring & Troubleshooting
Geek Tools℠
Geek Tips®
  $1199/mo. Per Device $999/mo.|| Per Device

Important Product Information

+ Android™ Smartphone & Tablet

Device Protection+ For Android™ Smartphone & Tablet:

  BEST VALUE  
  Advanced Plan Standard Plan
Protect Your Device    
Accidental Damage (drops, spills, cracks)
Hardware Service (mechanical/electrical breakdown)*
Loss
Theft
Next business day delivery of replacement devices (when available)
Service Fees/Deductibles
For Service Fee/Deductible information specific to your device, please visit mywirelessclaim.com
Accidental Damage/Hardware Service:
$50 or $99 depending on device

Loss/Theft:
$50, $100, $150, or $175 depending on device.
$50, $100, $150 or $175 depending on device.
Secure Your Personal Information    
Secure Backup 100GB 20GB||
90-Day Credit Monitoring**
 
Antivirus
Locate, Alert, Lock & Wipe
Solve Technical Issues    
Tech Support+**
 
Optimize Device Performance    
Performance Monitoring & Troubleshooting
Geek Tools℠
Geek Tips®
  $1199/mo. Per Device $999/mo.|| Per Device

Important Product Information

+ Basic Devices

Device Protection+ for Basic Phones & Other Connected Devices*

  Standard Plan
Protect Your Device
Accidental Damage (drops, spills, cracks)
Hardware Service (mechanical/electrical breakdown)**
Loss
Theft
Next business day delivery of replacement devices (when available)
For Service Fee/Deductible information specific to your device, please visit mywirelessclaim.com $50, $100, $150 or $175
depending on device.
  $699/mo. Per Device
Device Protection+ FAQs

+ What is Device Protection+?

Device Protection+ protects your device, secures your personal information, helps you solve technical issues, and optimizes device performance — all for less than 40¢ a day. With Device Protection+, you'll have peace of mind knowing that should the unexpected happen to your device, you can get back up and running quickly while avoiding costly replacements.

+ What is the U.S. Cellular® Protect powered by Pocket Geek® app?

It's an easy-to-use application that helps secure your personal information, solve technical issues, and optimize device performance. U.S. Cellular® customers enrolled in Device Protection+ Advanced plans have access to enhanced features including Secure Backup (up to 100GB) and the ability to get live assistance with just a tap through Tech Support+. Remember, you must download and register U.S. Cellular® Protect powered by Pocket Geek® in order to take advantage of these special features.

For more information about U.S. Cellular® Protect powered by Pocket Geek®, including instructions on how to download the app, please visit mywirelessclaim.com

+ What's covered with Device Protection+?

Device Protection+ coverage includes:

  • Loss
  • Theft
  • Accidental damage (drops, spills, and cracks)
  • Hardware service (mechanical/electrical breakdown)*

*Hardware Service (mechanical/electrical breakdown) coverage begins after the manufacturer's warranty expires. For Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) devices, hardware service (mechanical/electrical breakdown) coverage begins upon enrollment.

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