May 16, 2017

Top 5 Online Mobile Repair Services in Dubai

Mobile phones have become the most popular means of communication. Staying connected had never been easier and simpler whatever side of the globe you are on. We’re all hoping that our gadgets will last long so we can get the value we paid for, but what if your mobile phone suddenly stops working and you simply don’t have time to drop by a repair shop? Will you immediately buy a replacement? Luckily, with the increasing demand on mobile phones and gadgets, the online mobile repair shops in the global market has been gradually taking the spotlight.

The idea behind online mobile repair is very easy to follow–users with mobile-related problems can contact the provider via phone call or e-mail. Once the service is requested and the corresponding price has been negotiated, it will then be fixed by trained and professional technicians in the most convenient way and shortest time possible. In addition, customers have the option to choose if they want the service provider to pick up the unit, fix it and return it to them; or if they would prefer the technician to come over and fix it right away. Whatever they choose, both options will surely save time and money–truly easy and hassle-free.

To know more about this new trend in the mobile industry, we’ll take a look at some of the top online mobile repair providers in Dubai:

  1. Technolab


Photo courtesy of Technolab

Technolab is one of the rising online mobile repair services in Dubai. It caters to a number of popular mobile brands with real-time online quotations. It also offers fast and easy transactions with no registration and membership required. This makes price inquiry a lot easier to accomplish.

It currently offers three service packages: Bronzecare, Silvercare and Goldcare, which allows the users to choose which type of package best fits their needs and budget. For instance, An LCD replacement for an iPhone 7 can range from 425 AED to 699 AED, depending on the package. Its major advantage, as mentioned, is its real-time quotation that can be viewed instantly in their website–right after filling up the information on the service needed.

Like other service providers, Technolab also offers free pick-up and delivery. They can fix and send back your device in 48 hours. Lastly, it uses the latest equipment to ensure the quality delivery of service.

Customer Review/Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

2. Mobileaid

Photo courtesy of Mobileaid

Mobileaid offers hardware and software repairs for tablets and smartphones. Like the standard approach, interested customers will place their repair order online or via phone call, where technical experts will then provide the quotation.  When the two parties have agreed on the cost of repair, the customer will schedule a time and place to meet and fix the device.  

Mobileaid is also a one-stop-shop that offers a variety of products, accessories, and gadget parts to serve the users’ needs. One of the advantages of this online shop is its all year service–no holidays, no breaks. Also, customers will only have to pay for the accessories installed during the repair with no additional service fees.

Customer Review/Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

3. Fix Any Fone

Photo courtesy of Fix Any Fone

Fix Any Fone, a Dubai-based mobile phone repair center, accommodates all mobile phone, tablet, and laptop problems. It was first established in London and eventually branched out to UAE. It uses up-to-date equipment carefully monitored and diagnosed by the best technical and professional experts. Its services cover both software and hardware repairs, with free pick-up and delivery and same-day service. Another unique offering is it offers the client a replacement phone option while they are fixing his or her mobile phone.
The shop refrains from collecting service fees because the cost of repair is already inclusive of the accessories/parts needed. Prices may vary depending on the extent of accessories or parts for the requested service; for instance, a typical LCD replacement for an iPhone costs 550AED with six months warranty. Lastly, Fix Any Fone strictly implements a “No Repair, No Fee Policy” with a comprehensive diagnostic report.

Customer Review/Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

4. Celmetro

Photo courtesy of Celmetro

Celmetro, established in 2011, is a warranty and out-of service center that repairs Apple products like the iPhone, iPad, and Macbook. It offers same-day repairs, pick up, and delivery within Dubai and up to two (2) years of warranty for various repairs.  Celmetro specializes in fixing liquid damage with affordable service fees.

Customer Review/Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

5. Technocare


Photo courtesy of Technocare

Technocare is a certified service center for Samsung, Nokia, and other leading brands. Aside from its online presence, it has over 300 physical stores scattered around UAE, including Dubai. It’s open from Saturday until Thursday from 10am to 7pm. Technocare offers innovative solutions like web-based tracking, online payment gateway, and RFID-enabled logistics guaranteed to keep their customers informed. Service fees vary depending on the repair requested.

Customer Review/Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

The Wrap Up

You might be uncomfortable with entrusting your precious gadgets to a repair service, but on the other hand being unable to use them again is even worse. After all, the goal is to solve your mobile-related problems and at the same time save time, effort, and money. Next time you encounter smartphone issues, give these online mobile repair shops a try.