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Sound Advice
Contact: Byron Perron
100 N. Main St.
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641
Phone: 319-385-2115
Hours: Monday-Friday 9AM-6PM; Saturday 10AM-5PM

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About Radio Shack

RadioShack, founded in 1921 and headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, is an American electronics retail chain. It offers technology products and services, as well as products related to personal and home technology and power supply needs. As of January 2015, RadioShack has approximately 4,000 company owned stores in the U.S. and more than 1,000 dealer franchise stores in 25 countries

Product Highligts

  • Batteries & Power
  • Cell Phones
  • Phones & Radio Communications
  • TV & Video
  • Music & Audio


About U.S. Cellular

U.S. Cellular is the fifth-largest full-service wireless carrier in the United States, providing national network coverage and industry-leading innovations designed to elevate the customer experience. The Chicago-based carrier has a strong line-up of cutting-edge devices that are all backed by a high-quality network in big and small cities and rural communities. Currently, 94 percent of customers have access to 4G LTE speeds. U.S. Cellular was named a J.D. Power and Associates Customer Champion in 2014 for the third time in four years.

Parent-Child Agreement

A mobile phone can help families stay connected and can create a lot of family fun. But getting one's first phone comes with responsibility. Helpful parameters can ensure both parents and children see eye-to-eye on how the devices are used.

Visit for a customizable agreement that you can work together on!

Quick Facts

Founded: 1983

Headquarters: Chicago, IL

Customers: 4.8 Million

Revenue (2014): $3.893 Billion

Associates: 6,600

Customer Care Centers:

Cedar Rapids, IA • Knoxville, TN • Tulsa, OK • Waukesha, WI

Network: Fourth generation (4G) Long Term Evolution (LTE) network, Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA)

Business Model

U.S. Cellular's business model, the Dynamic Organization, starts with leadership excellence which creates passionate associates, who in turn deliver the world's best customer service, leading to customer advocacy that produces superior business results. Leaders ensure that associates have the best training and knowledge so they can act freely to make informed decisions on behalf of our customers. We're guided by our core values of customer focus, respect for associates, ethics, pride, empowerment, diversity and winning. These aren't just words, they're words we live by. Together this model has helped us maintain one of the industry's highest customer satisfaction and loyalty ratings.

Samsung Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge

FAST CHARGING. After charging for just 10 minutes, you get 4 hours of usage. When you need to save battery, Ultra Power Saving Mode will help you conserve power. INCREDIBLE POWER. Faultless performance. For this next generation processor, 3D gaming or heavyweight multi-tasking is a breeze. ...
Engineering Next - Samsung Galaxy S6 edge
The Samsung S6 edge needed to be more than stunning. It had to be powerful, engineered to the height of precision and performance. That kind of innovation begins at the heart with 64 bits of processing power distributed over a network of 8 cores. Just 14 nanometers thin and with more power than ever before, it intelligently re-routes to conserve battery. With a constant need for space, the phone’s circuitry is welded to the frame ultrasonically while maintaining excellent reception. More room means built-in wireless charging is made possible, pairing with any commercial station. It’s technology at its best, possibility made into reality. Next is Now. (Video by: Samsung Mobile)
Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge - Official Hands-on: Hardware
The Galaxy S6 and S6 edge has a faster performance and increased battery life.The world’s first 14nm mobile processor with 64-bit platform, new LPDDR4 memory system and UFS 2.0 flash memory provides higher performance and enhanced memory speed, lower power consumption. Fast charging which gives you four hours average usage after only 10 minutes of charging. Wireless charging is both WPC and PMA compatible. (Video by: Samsung Mobile)