Google offers free repairs to Pixel owners affected by Hurricane Harvey – The Verge
Hurricane Harvey has been called an “unprecedented” storm, and in its wake companies have been stepping up to offer relief in a myriad of ways. Now, Google and phone repair company uBreakiFix have joined up to help as well.
The companies are offering free repairs on all Pixels at seven Houston area uBreakiFix locations until September 30th. uBreakiFix’s blog post doesn’t specify if water damage is covered, but that’s likely a given. Google’s flagship isn’t quite as protected against water as other top smartphones on the market. Seeing as these phones are often a person’s primary lifeline, it’s a nice gesture from Google and uBreakiFix that will alleviate a little bit of worry for those recouping after Harvey.
Free Pixel repairs will be available at the following uBreakiFix stores in Houston: