Introducing ProtectCELL – GCI’s new mobile device protection services
On October 1, 2013, we will transition to ProtectCELL for GCI’s mobile device protection services. ProtectCELL’s services provide protection and peace of mind knowing that you have options if something happens to your phone or tablet.
Protect Your Investment
For just 33 cents a day you can protect you devices against loss, theft and damage. More than that, our mobile device protection services includes features such as – device buy back, rewards mall, device tracking and remote wipe.
With ProtectCELL, you will have dramatically improved protection with new services.
- Protection against loss, theft, damage and mechanical/electrical failure
- Manufacturer’s warranty assistance
- No police report required
- Remote data wipe
Using the mobile security Locate Application, you’ll be able to remotely locate and lock your device. Alerts depend on the device manufacturer and can include the ability to trigger an audible alert or the ability to remotely erase their data if necessary.
Device Data/Content Backup and Restore
The Backup Application enables you to back up contacts, photos, videos, music and even text messages to a secure location. You can access your information at any time from the web-based dashboard and either restore your data to another device or export it to your computer.
Identity Theft Protection
LifeLock® Identity Theft Protection service will monitor and notify you with credit and & noncredit threats. In the event that your identity has been threatened, you have direct access to LifeLock’s fraud resolution team that works on your behalf if you suspect you’re a victim of identity theft. Just call the toll-free number to get the help you need.
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$6.99 / month – Basic phones
$7.99 / month – Smartphones
$9.99 / month – Premium Smartphones and/or tablets
What happens when I need to replace my device?
We offer a hassle-free request process, so another device gets out to you as fast as possible. There is a limit of 2 requests within any consecutive 12-month period, but there are no pre-set value limits.
How much will it cost me?
$50 for Basic Phones
$125 for Smartphones
$199 for Premium smartphones and tablets