Want cover for your laptop?

What's covered?

Excesses, exclusions and limitations apply – scroll down for more details

Cracked screen

It's cracked? It's covered.

 

Broken buttons

You press it and... nothing.

 

Theft

If it gets snatched, you're covered. 

 

Liquid damage

Your tea tumble on your laptop? 

 

Mechanical breakdowns

Blank screen, port issue, or anything in-between.

 
 

 

Before you buy

 

Key cover

Details about our laptop Insurance

Theft

The bad news? Electronics are a prime target for thieves. The good news? We cover you against theft as standard.
 

Notes

 We expect you to take reasonable precautions to keep your computer safe from theft.

Accidental damage

We repair more than 1,700 gadgets per month on average. If it gets accidentally damaged, you're covered.
 

Notes

We don't cover cosmetic damage that doesn't affect the functionality of your computer, like surface scratches and dents.

Liquid damage

Liquid can be deadly for a device. If it gets accidentally doused in a drink or spilled on, you're covered.
 

Notes

We expect you to take reasonable precautions to keep your computer safe from damage.

Mechanical breakdowns

Blank screen? Broken button? Charging issues? If your computer breaks down, you're covered.

Notes

We cover mechanical breakdowns after the manufacturer's warranty has run out.

Laptop excesses

What you'll need to pay for every approved claim

  Damage and
Breakdown claims
Theft claims Loss claims (if selected)
Excess amount £75 £75 N/A

 

For policies purchased prior to 23/11/2016, please refer to your Terms & Conditions document for the excesses that apply to your policy. Excess payments cannot be made via American Express or PayPal. Loss cover is not available for laptops, MacBooks, TVs, PCs or PC monitors.

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"When I needed to make a claim they were very friendly and made the process as straight-forward as possible. I received my new handset very quickly."
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Frequently asked questions

Q
Are cosmetic damages covered?
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A
We only cover damage if it stops the normal functioning of your gadget. Cracked screens are covered, but if your gadget has only suffered a scratch or dent, and still works as expected, then we will not repair or replace it.
Q
What is MyBubble?
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MyBubble is our online account management portal for policyholders, with MyBubble you can:
- View your policy terms and conditions
- View your schedule of Insurance
- Change your personal details - your email, postal address and phone number

To get started, simply register your account with the exact details you used to originally buy your policy. To access MyBubble on return visits, simply use the “My Account” link in the top right-hand corner of our homepage to log in.

Q
Am I covered if I bought my device from an auction site?
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No – we only cover gadgets that are either purchased as new, or that are purchased as refurbished directly from a manufacturer or network provider.

Please see our terms and conditions  for more information. 

Q
How do I renew my gadget policy?
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For monthly customers, to make sure you have continuous cover under your policy we will automatically renew your policy each month, unless you advise us otherwise and your monthly premium will be collected by the method chosen by you at the time of the initial purchase of this policy.

For annual customers, we will contact you up to 30 days before the annual renewal date of your policy and we will tell you then if there are any changes to your premium (which will only ever apply at your next renewal date) and invite you to renew your policy at www.protectyourbubble.com. Please follow the instructions on the renewal notification to renew your policy.

You can advise your policy administrator about any changes to your policy details by calling 0330 333 4792. Lines are open Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm If you do not renew your policy once your policy have expired your devices will NOT be covered.

For more information and help with other gadget renewal questions, please click here.

Q
Am I covered for incidents that occurred before my policy started?
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A
No, any incident prior to the start date of your insurance will not be covered. 
Q
Is there an excess fee?
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A

Yes – there is an excess fee for all successful claims which must be paid before your claim can be approved. For example, if you are approved for a replacement iPhone after making a claim for damage, you will need to pay the £50 excess before we ship your replacement to you.

Please remember that you must have purchased loss cover for your gadget in order to claim for loss. Excess payments cannot be made via American Express or PayPal.

Gadget type Damage and
Breakdown claims
Theft claims Loss claims (if selected)
iPhones & mobiles £50 £75 £75
iPads £50 £75 £75
Laptops £75 £75 N/A
Macbooks £100 £100 N/A
TVs, Desktop PCs &
PC Monitors
£50 £50 N/A
All other gadgets £50 £50 £50
Q
Is there an age limit for the gadgets I want to insure?
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A
Yes – if you’re starting a new gadget policy or adding a gadget to an existing policy, your item/items need to be fewer than 12 months old.
Q
What happens if I give false information?
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A
We rely on the information you provide to us either online, over the phone or in writing to make decisions about your insurance and any claim. If you do not answer accurately and completely any questions we ask, we might invalidate your insurance and/or we might reject your claim.

How to claim

In just 5 steps

  1. Tell us about any claim as soon as possible from discovering the loss, theft, breakdown or damage.
  2. If you need to claim for the loss or theft of your gadget, there are additional steps you will need to take. Click here to review them.
  3. Make your claim
  4. A claims rep will walk you through the process and tell you what information and documents you will need to provide, like your proof of ownership or police reference number.
  5. Pay your excess and sit tight while we either repair your gadget or send you a replacement. Your excess will need to be paid before we can settle your claim.

 

More about Laptop Insurance

Cover for your laptop

Buying a new laptop can be an expensive decision – when an investment is at stake, it's probably a good idea to protect it.

Good thing Laptop Insurance from Protect Your Bubble covers your laptop against accidental damage, liquid damage and theft.

Worried about broken buttons or a sudden blank screen? We cover mechanical breakdowns, too. 

There's no limit to how many repairs you can get, and you can conveniently claim online. If you need assistance, our UK-based support team is just a phone call away.

Plus, if you insure your phone, tablet or other gadget along with your laptop, you'll get 10% off your policy price.

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