CrackBerry holds regular contests for all kinds of awesome prizes ranging from CB schwag to BlackBerry accessories to devices and more! This page will always have the latest, up to date contest posts so you never have to look far to see what we're giving away next.
Be sure to check each post for details on prizes and how to enter.
Aug 12, 2014
Head back to school in style with free accessories from ShopCrackBerry!
Summer is quickly drawing to an end, and that means it's time for students of all kinds to head back to school. Along with books and pencils, your BlackBerry is going to need some new gear too. Whether you're shopping for a spiffy Bluetooth alarm clock to get you out of bed on the right foot, a spare battery to get you through the day, or maybe a fantastic new case for your BlackBerry, you know you can find it all at ShopCrackBerry.
Read on to see how you can walk away with a $50 gift certificate to spend in the CrackBerry store!
Jul 10, 2014
Keep the BlackBerry juice flowing this summer with a spare battery or external charger!
Summer is here, and all that easy living can really take a bite out of your battery life! If you're going to be out and about all day, or on vacation, it's a good idea to have a spare battery charged up and ready to go in your pocket or purse. Keep reading to see how you could win a free battery or external charger for your BlackBerry this week!
Jul 04, 2014
Accessory Roundup - Enter to win an Edifier Tick Tock Bluetooth Clock
Even though it's summer on this side of the planet, most of us still have places to be, which means we can't just sleep all the time! I personally always use Bedside Mode at night on my BlackBerry. My phone is my alarm clock, and that way I don't get bothered with notifications all night and my alarm wakes me up on time every day. Taking things one step further, the very cool Edifier Tick Tock Bluetooth Clock connects to your BlackBerry via Bluetooth and syncs up your alarm clock, giving you an even more awesome solution. You can play music thanks to the built-in speakers and even connect directly via the 3.5mm jack. Overall it's a great way to geek out your alarm clock.
Jun 26, 2014
Summer Accessory Roundup - You could win an Aquapac case for your BlackBerry!
It's summertime and for a lot of people that means trips to the lake, long days at the beach, and evenings at the pool. All of those things CAN spell D-I-S-A-S-T-E-R for your BlackBerry if you're not careful! Water damage is no joke, and sand is definitely not your phone's BFF. While there are many cases out there that protect against drops and other physical happenings, Aquapac is a CrackBerry favorite for protecting against water damage and pesky sand invasions.
The CrackBerry store has several different options when it comes to waterproof cases, so you'll definitely want to take a look before you head out to summer adventures. In the meantime, keep reading to see how you could win a free waterproof case of your own!
Jun 05, 2014
Accessory Roundup - Enter to win a car kit for your BlackBerry!
Planning a summer road trip? We have just the thing for you to take along — a car kit for your BlackBerry! While on the road you can use your phone up front for navigation, or even keep the kids occupied in the back seat. There are plenty of great uses for your BlackBerry in the car, so why not have new car mount to call your own? We have plenty of options available at ShopCrackBerry for all of your devices so you can have the coolest car on the road all year long. Keep reading for your chance to win one!
Jun 02, 2014
Win a BlackBerry Classic or Passport!!!
Login to CrackBerry.com and leave a comment to this article for your chance to win an IOU for a BlackBerry Classic or BlackBerry Passport (windermere) when it becomes available!!
UPDATE: The BlackBerry Windermere is officially the Passport — the BlackBerry Classic will be launching in November!
June is here and I wanted to start the month with an awesome CrackBerry contest. I was thinking about giving away an in-market phone like the BlackBerry Z30 or Q10, but I know so many of you in our CrackBerry audience are already looking forward to two new flagship BlackBerry 10 devices that will be coming to market in the months ahead: the BlackBerry Classic or BlackBerry Passport.
The BlackBerry Classic has already been officially announced by BlackBerry, and brings the traditional BlackBerry trackpad and menu and back buttons to the BlackBerry 10 experience. The "Windermere" is still rumored, but is looking to be pretty 'effen cool, with some crazy specs that include a BIG display and a capacitive touch keyboard. If you win this contest, you'll get an IOU for whichever device you choose, as soon as the phones become available. For more info on these phones, visit our BlackBerry Classic or BlackBerry "Windermere" topic pages.
How To Enter:
Simply login to CrackBerry.com and leave a comment to this article letting us know which of the two phones you'd want to win, and why. Contest is open worldwide. Contest ends midnight PST on June 30th.
That's it for this one. Enter. Enter now. And good luck!!
May 08, 2014
Accessory Roundup - Enter to win a media card for your BlackBerry!
With all the flashy accessories out there now, the importance of an SD card is sometimes overlooked. Whether it is music, videos, pictures, or all your personal documents, these cards let us take all of our favorite data, photos, and videos with us everywhere. While most BlackBerry devices now come with an SD card, for most of us that typical 2GB card is just is not enough. The SanDisk 64GB Mobile Ultra microSDXC will take care of that problem however.
This microSD card is a great solution for your media needs. It can store more than you could ever want (unless you have crazy needs) and is twice as fast as standard cards. It's also shock proof, water proof and temperature proof. What more could you want? You can grab it now at ShopCrackBerry.com, or keep reading for your chance to win one!
May 01, 2014
Accessory Roundup - Enter to win a photography accessory for your BlackBerry!
I know we're all still feeling a bit burnt buy the crappy camera on the Bold 9900 (I am at least), but the BlackBerry 10 devices actually have some pretty solid camera action when it comes down to it. I've been able to snag some awesome shots on my Z30, and that almost makes up for all of the busted ones I snagged on my 9900.
Apr 21, 2014
Accessory Roundup - Leave a comment and you could win a new Bluetooth speaker for your BlackBerry!
Another one of my go-to accessories for summer is a solid Bluetooth speaker. I love my Sonos when I'm indoors, but when I head out to the patio I don't have anything wired up, so I bring along my BlackBerry and a speaker to spread the tunes. There are plenty available — from the ever-portable BlackBerry Mini Speaker to the pumped-up sound of the SuperTooth Disco Bluetooth Stereo Speaker. No matter what your pleasure, we've got one to suit your music listening needs.
Apr 09, 2014
Accessory Roundup - Enter to win a car kit for your BlackBerry!
Spring is nearly upon us and for me, that means road trips. I look forward to the warmer weather when I can pack the family in the car and hit the road for destinations unknown — but not without my BlackBerry along for the ride. For that I always make sure to have a car mount handy so my BlackBerry is at the ready when it need it for navigating, playing music or just taking phone calls.
Mar 27, 2014
Accessory Roundup - Enter to win an external charger for your device!
One of my favorite accessories for all of my BlackBerry devices is a good spare or external battery. In the case of the BlackBerry Q10 or BlackBerry Z10, the battery charger bundle is both an external and spare battery. You can charge up a spare to use in the device, or simply plug in the microUSB to use it as an external charger.
The tBlackBerry Z30 doesn't have this luxury however since there is no removable battery. While either of the battery charger bundles can work as an external battery for the Z30 to give it some extra juice, the BlackBerry 2100mAh Mobile Power Charger Micro-USB is packing a ton of juice that will keep your Z30 juiced up on the go when you need it the most.
Mar 19, 2014
Accessory Roundup - Enter for your chance to win a new case for your BlackBerry!
We're back in the habit of spreading some accessory love to everyone, so today we're giving you the chance to outfit your BlackBerry with a brand new case from Shop CrackBerry. We've got plenty of awesome ones to cover your device no matter if you're kicking it on BB7 or rocking out with BB10. You can choose from the always popular OtterBox cases, the huge line of Seidio products or our personal favorite, the CrackBerry Crunk Case.
Check out all of our new and best-selling cases below to find the one that's right for you, and keep reading for your chance to win!
Mar 10, 2014
BlackBerry Z30 Accessory Roundup - Leave a comment for your chance to win!
With more and more of you getting your hands on a new BlackBerry Z30, you're certainly looking for shiny new accessories to go along with it, right? Well we have plenty of good ones to go around, no matter what you're looking for. Be it a case, external battery, screen protector or car mount — we've got you covered!
Dec 12, 2013
Accessory Roundup - Win a pair of touchscreen gloves for your BlackBerry!
The weather is turning pretty crappy here in New Jersey this week. I'm sure there are plenty of other places (like the Peg) that are way colder, but for us winter is well underway. I've busted out my snow tires, shovels and winter clothes, making sure not to forget my favorite accessory of all. I'll admit that when you get to the point that you need touchscreen gloves for your phone you're a bit more than an addict, but that's okay with me.
So as winter sets in for many people, we're helping to spread the holiday cheer. Since we're in such a giving mood, we'll offer up not one, but three pair of touchscreen gloves from ShopCrackBerry. You can take your pick between the Glider or Arduro gloves and ensure that you'll never have to be phoneless -- even when you're braving the cold weather.
Keep reading for contest details -- and no, you can't pick the awesome BlackBerry gloves in the photo above :-)
Dec 09, 2013
Win a BlackBerry Z30 from Rogers and CrackBerry!
If you're in Canada and have a BlackBerry Z30 on your wishlist for the holidays, we'll be your Santa. We've teamed up with our good friends at Rogers and are offering up a shiny new Rogers BlackBerry Z30 to one lucky reader. This one is for Canada only as it's a Rogers device, but don't worry because we'll have plenty more global contests right around the corner.
Nov 30, 2013
Last Call! The deadline to enter our BBM4ALL Video Contest is tonight at midnight PT!
This is it! We've had some awesome video entries in our BBM4ALL Video Contest over the last few weeks but we can certainly sneak in a few more before the deadline. If you haven't already sent in your entry, you till have until midnight PT tonight to get your video in. The competition is tough but we know there are some of you who are still up to the challenge. Don't miss the chance to win an awesome prize!!
So since it's a Saturday and you have nothing to do -- grab some friends and make the greatest BBM4ALL video EVER!
Nov 22, 2013
This is the last week to enter our BBM4ALL Video Contest for a chance to win a BlackBerry Z30 or a trip to Toronto!
That's right -- we've upped the stakes and if you win our BBM4ALL Video Contest you'll be able to choose between a shiny new BlackBerry Z30or a trip to Toronto to see a Leafs or Raptors game with a quick stop by BlackBerry HQ. We've got some awesome entries thus far, but you still have time to get in on the action. All you need to do is come up with the best, most awesome BBM video ad you can think of - it can be nearly anything you want (see below for full details).
So grab your camera and a few friends and get on it. You can win an awesome prize from this one so don't miss out!
Nov 18, 2013
BlackBerry Z30 Accessory Roundup - Leave a comment for your chance to win!
The BlackBerry Z30 is making its way to carriers across the world and as of last week has finally hit US soil. While many users are sticking with their trusty Z10, Q10 or Q5, plenty are making the jump to the awesome device that is the Z30.
Once you have it up and running there is still one more thing you need to do, right? Accessorize! Luckily we've just stocked a bunch of awesome BlackBerry Z30 accessories including cases, chargers, cables, car docks and much more.
Nov 15, 2013
Reminder: Enter the BBM4ALL Video Contest for a chance to win a trip to Toronto
The weekend is here and that means you'll have plenty of time to get out and make an awesome video entry for our BBM4ALL Video Contest. The entries are pouring in and the competition is tough, but if you have what it takes (and we know you do) then make sure to create an awesome video showing off BBM and why it's the best messenger around.
Nov 09, 2013
Reminder: Enter now to win a custom-painted device from CrackBerry and ColorWare!
If you haven't yet taken the time to design a custom-painted BlackBerry Z10 or BlackBerry Q10 at ColorWare, make sure you get on it! We're giving away a custom device to one lucky reader and all you need to do is create the best color scheme you can think of, design it, share it and post it on our contest page here.
Nov 08, 2013
BBM4ALL Video Contest - Make a kick ass BBM commercial and you could win a trip to Toronto and visit to BlackBerry HQ!
It's been a few weeks now since BBM went cross-platform and things have really taken off. It's added over 20 million users from Android and iOS and is still going strong. One thing we haven't seen too much of however is some great marketing ... that's where you come in.
Here's your chance to show your love for BBM and to help spread the word that BBM is not only the best messenger available on BlackBerry, but Android and iPhone as well.
Oct 26, 2013
Partying for Halloween tonight? Make sure to snap some #ScaryBerry photos for the contest!
Don't forget, while you're out partying this weekend for Halloween, we're having a contest! You can win some awesome prizes, so make sure you read the entry requirements below, and send in your photos! You don't have to be in costume this year, but we need to see a phone or tablet in the picture, so don't miss that part! We have a few great entries already, but we want to see more, so make sure to get yours in!
Sep 22, 2013
Win a box full of awesome CrackBerry stuff!
This weekend hasn't gone exactly as planned for many people. BBM didn't get launched on other platforms quite as it was supposed to, and lots of people are confused and upset about it. We get that. We're all in this together, and this too shall pass, in one way or another. However, it's still the weekend, and in honor of that we have cooked up an awesome little plan where we're gonna give away five boxes full of CrackBerry swag!
There may be a t-shirt, there may be stickers, there may be a coffee mug, pens, sticky notes or any manner of great CrackBerry (and maybe BlackBerry!) stuff crammed into a box and sent to your door. We've got a big pile of it, and the best thing to do when you have a pile of cool stuff is to share some of it.
Want to try and win one of the boxes? That's the easy part. Make sure you registered at CrackBerry with a real email address. If we pick you, we need to know how to get in contact with you. If you didn't and we pick your name, we'll never know where to send your loot and we have to give it to someone else. That would totally suck, so make sure it doesn't happen.
Once you've done that, just leave a comment below. We'd like to hear some positive thoughts, so let's see what you got! We'll pick five winners at random next week. All that's left for you to do is check your email and see if you were one of them.
Posted by Alicia Erlich on 31 Jan 2012 3:45 pm EST
Enter to win a free copy of Aqua Text Pink Edition by Simple Design!
Valentine's Day is just around the corner so what better way to get in the romantic mood than with a brand new theme for your BlackBerry. These are just a few of the many amazing designs out there so be sure to head on over to our wallpaper gallery, forums, and App World and check out all the rest. If you developed a theme...
Posted by Alicia Erlich on 25 Jan 2012 4:58 pm EST
Enter to win a free copy of 40s Glamour and Polka Dots In Style by ale7714 Designs! Details below!
Hey folks welcome to another edition of our theme roundup. So far it's been a busy couple of days here with the news of Thorsten Heins taking over the reigns at RIM. However, that doesn't mean I don't have time to scour the forums and BlackBerry App World to bring you guys just a few of the...
Posted by Joseph Holder on 21 Jan 2012 1:48 pm EST
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On my last day at CES2012, I spied an advertisement while riding the monorail to the Las Vegas Convention Center. Pictured above the heads of my fellow riders was Dotz, so named for the small circular cord identifiers. My thoughts immediately went to the multitude of cables and chargers I have for my various mobile devices.
As presented by the video...
Posted by Alicia Erlich on 20 Jan 2012 12:55 pm EST
As a BlackBerry user one of my many worries is prying eyes having access to my mobile checkbook or viewing my private emails and conversations. There's nothing like a nosy nelly getting ahold of information that only I should be privy to. That's why for security I like to use lockdown utility applications to control which native or third party apps are accessible when I'm not around. If you'...
Last week at CES2012 Joseph and I had a chance to check out the AfterShokz bone conduction headphones, and they were awesome! They were almost too good to be true, while I shot the video Joseph and Dennis were each listening to music off their own phones while doing the interview.
CrackBerry and AfterShokz had some amazing feedback from our interview that we have decided to give one pair...
Posted by Alicia Erlich on 17 Jan 2012 7:57 pm EST
Enter to win a free copy of Glass Silver OS7 Theme by BB-Freaks! Details below!
Hey folks welcome to another edition of our theme roundup. Taking part in last week's CES2012 was a once in a lifetime experience that was both amazing and exhausting. However, that doesn't mean I'm too tired to rustle up another batch of awesome picks for you guys. If you developed a theme you want to share or...
Posted by Joseph Holder on 17 Jan 2012 3:14 pm EST
Matias knows its accessories. The Canadian company makes all sorts of accessories for Smartphones and tablets. At CES2012, CrackBerry got a hands-on look at the Matias One Keyboard for BlackBerry & PC as well as their Folding Keyboard for BlackBerry. Both products performed well; and both products included a free miniRizer to support your BlackBerry while using the keyboards.
Posted by Joseph Holder on 13 Jan 2012 5:13 pm EST
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The WOWee line of audio devices is one of those things you have to hear to believe. Even that video up there really doesn't do it justice. The WOWee folks have designed a small box - for lack of a better word - that makes great sounding music.
Holding the WOWee in your hand, you don't experience the full joy that is the WOWee ONE. When it's placed on...
Posted by Michelle Haag on 13 Jan 2012 3:10 am EST
I don't know how they do it, but MMMOOO comes up with some of the coolest apps and themes time and time again. This time, they've released something I don't remember seeing on BlackBerry before: an on device, animated gif maker. At first I was skeptical, but as soon as I tried this app out on my Bold 9900, I knew it was a winner.
MMMOOO Gif is super easy to use. All you do is take a short...
Posted by Alicia Erlich on 12 Jan 2012 7:22 pm EST
I can be rough on my devices. There hasn't been one yet that I haven't dropped, banged, thrown, or smashed in the display with a nail (true story). So as the resident klutz at home I'm always making sure I have a case on hand in case I destroy one. Today going through the convention center at CES 2012, Kerri and I came across a brand new manufacturer of cases for the BlackBerry Bold 9900/30 (...
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