Troubleshooters, fixers, tinkerers, retailers, and all-around gadget experts, the certified techs at CPR?Cell Phone Repair do it all when it comes to phones, cameras, laptops, and more. Having opened its first store in 1997 in Orlando, CPR?Cell Phone Repair has expanded in and outside of the U.S., now operating more than 100 locations throughout North and South America. Whether the issue is water damage, a broken screen, or a complete mystery, they solve the problem with confidence, offering a six-month warranty on all repairs excluding accidental damage to the original repair. They also service MP3 players and gaming systems and have experience with brands ranging from Apple to Android to Samsung.
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
Our constant appreciation for clients by giving discounts. We aim to please and understand what it means to be a customer.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
Our love for technology and seeing a need for problem solving.
What do you love most about your job?
The smile and satisfaction on the client's face.
What is the best reaction you've ever gotten from a customer?
Wow, that was fast!
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