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Geek Squad

Geek Squad and Staples Overview

Total reviews
Company responses
Issues resolved

Staples was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Nov 16, 2007 and since then this brand received 818 reviews. It is 245 reviews more than Geek Squad received since Mar 18, 2008. According to received "Issue Resolved" consumers' votes, a consumer has equal chances to resolve issues with Geek Squad customer support team and Staples customer service.

Geek Squad and Staples Consumer Ratings

406 out of 2895 in Appliances and Electronics category
68 out of 614 in Supermarkets and Malls category
Customer service
228 in category
72 in category
Price Affordability
390 in category
60 in category
230 in category
50 in category

Geek Squad and Staples Rating Details

Customer service
1.3 (233 reviews)
1.3 (194 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...to a supervisor I finally got a supervisor and he started yelling at me for no reason I have never been treated like this I have been a loyal Best Buy customer for years and I have never been so unhappy with the company until now . I’ve always known Best Buy to be a company that honor their...

Chantal B

...When I called customer service, they denied accepting the cartridge back and indicated that the package must be unopened. Plus, the tine limit of 90 days had expired to return the product. So let me understand the policy of Staples - they sell you a product that is defective...

Price Affordability
1.5 (180 reviews)
2.4 (126 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I had a plan with them before i get it the workers at best buy lied me abt the price once i had the plan with geek squad i use to have more viruses on my laptop which i didnt have before. They charge monthly but the service is not satisfying. I've canceled my monthly plan with them and my laptop is...


...Ebay had the same product for same price. That particular store downsized many years ago like other locations. It should not have been necessary to order PRESIDENT DAY sale item but they obviously had low inventory BAIT-AND-SWITCH scam in play...

1.4 (179 reviews)
1.8 (110 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Bought a Geek squad warranty on a fridge freezer we bought last year. Still 2 years left on the warranty. Last week the fridge stopped working...

Rakesh P

In December of 2014 we bought a leather chair including a 3-year warranty from Staples. A month or so ago the leather began cracking. We contacted Staples who instructed us to call SquareTrade...


Geek Squad and Staples Pros and Cons

  • No good
  • No means no
  • Wisdom
  • Helpful manager
  • Friendliness of the cashiers
  • Customer service reps
  • Customer service
  • I was lied to
  • Geeksquad protection plan as they were not honest
  • Poor customer service
  • Unethical attitude to customers
  • Unable to provide adequate solution with their mistakes

Geek Squad and Staples Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews

All dug to pieces with scratches like someone was trying to get in it. all scratched up.something poured behind plastic...


Sent a friend in with specifics on printer I wanted since he is computer illiterate. He tried to talk to sales...

Geek Squad and Staples Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews

Terrible service and they refuse even a pro- rated refund. Do not waste your money. It would only be fair to provide...


On April 17, 2014, I bought a new Lenovo Desktop and paid $260 for the "Two-Year Total Support" package. I bought this...

Geek Squad and Staples Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

Called your 800 number to get help on a problem a remote start is causing my electrical system in my car. I got...

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I have ordered two 27" Dell Monitors for home Office purpose. They have sent email first stating that the shipping is de...

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Geek Squad and Staples Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Geek Squad Protection Plan (96 reviews)
  • Geek Squad Repair (69 reviews)
  • Geek Squad Customer Care (56 reviews)
  • Staples Manager (107 reviews)
  • Staples Customer Care (61 reviews)
  • Staples Repair (27 reviews)