Many assume such items are covered under their home contents insurance which they are, but often only for certain perils (i.e. theft, accidental damage etc).

Home contents insurance will not cover the device if a computer/laptop breaks down.

Computer warranty cover details

What’s covered
  • Breakdown
  • Parts and labour
  • Carriage charges
What’s not covered
  • Routine inspection or maintenance.
  • Modification from the manufactures specification.
  • Any repairs which do not affect the operational use of the device.
Optional cover
  • Duration of warranty can be tailored.
Ways to trade
  • Schemes – Build your business by offering bespoke personal lines insurance which meets your customers’ exact needs.

Explore the Computer warranty market

Market information
  • Average price of personal computers in the UK is £357. The average cost of a laptop in the UK is £455.1
  • The most expensive laptop ever sold worldwide was the aptly named ‘Luvaglio One Million Dollar Laptop’ with a price tag to match!2
  • 40-50% of all Wikipedia vandalism is caught by a single computer program with 90% accuracy.3
  • In 1936, the Russians made a computer that ran on water.4
  • A computer as powerful as the human brain would be able to perform about 38 thousand trillion operations per second and hold about 3,584 terabytes of memory.5

1: http://www.ehow.co.uk/about_7217814_average-price-personal-computers.html, 2: http://www.mostluxuriouslist.com/most-expensive-laptops-in-the-world, 3: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:ClueBot_NG#Statistics, 4: http://gizmodo.com/5879106/the-russian-computer-that-ran-on-water, 5: https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/news-blog/computers-have-a-lot-to-l...