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PowerMat Wirelessly Charges Almost Any Device - Enter to Win a PowerMat Combo!

By Adam Zeis on 11 Dec 2009 11:55 am EST
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The PowerMat sets out to solve your charging dilemas. If you have multiple devices and chargers running rampant, you can hook up the PowerMat and "cut the cord". The wireless charging solution charges up to 3 devices at a time, all without the need for conventional wired chargers. You simply place down the PowerMat, plug it in (ironic right?), choose your weapon (aka wireless receiver or "PowerCube") and charge away. The PowerMat feature and array of wireless receivers (battery doors) for various devices that you simply snap on and you're done. Place the device on the PowerMat and it charges. Included is a PowerCube with multiple adapters for devices such as iPods, Nintendo DS and mirco USB. The PowerMat Portable Mat folds up into a neat travel case allowing you to take it anywhere, while the cleaner Home and Office Mat looks a bit nicer but isn't built for portability.

After playing around with the PowerMat for a few weeks, I honestly think it is more of a novelty for BlackBerry users than anything. Using a BlackBerry Charging Pod (at 1/4 of the cost) is a much easier solution with no additional accessories involved. The PowerMat requires either the PowerCube and adapter (which ultimately is the same as just plugging in your device) or a wireless receiver that will run you another $30 on top of the PowerMat price. That said, it is pretty cool. :)

Contest: We have one PowerMat Portable Mat bundle to give away. The bundle includes the portable mat, wireless receivers for the Bold 9000, Curve 8900 and Curve 83xx and the PowerCube with adapters. Just leave a comment on this post to enter. This contest will run through Sunday December 20th. Please only leave one comment - multiple entries won't count.

BigJav209

This would make a great christmas gift for my dad's tour.. Pick me pkease. Thanks

melodeezee

Thanks for this offer....Merry Christimas Crackberry!

adambigge

Man I could really use one of these.

Nigel D

Hook Me Up with a POWERMAT!!

mep67

This thing is amazing...I need one

MidwestKevin25

I use to think this was a great idea till I went to the store to check it out. You cant even use your device as it's charging.. As soon as you pick it up it's not charging anymore.. I'd rather stick to my cord.. Atleast I can use it while it's on the charger... Anybody Agree or Disagree??

Sharky147

I could really use this.

holster27

Hook me up!!!!

Holster27
Peace, I'm out!

lgeisz

I was looking at this solution yesterday it looks interesting but I would need the adapters for other items I wanted to charge...

alphamtbr

Its an amazing concept. I would guess future iterations will be more integrated

Cyper

Count me in, good luck to everyone!

derande

looks awesome - would love to win this!

Asher Elefant

well i have 5 kids and a wife. 3 of my kids have phones besides myself and my wife who have blackberries. i can not say it enough what a great idea this would be for my house since im going out every week buying cords for my kids.

Sirfievel33

This would make my year!

levi#AC

id love to have one of these, between my wife and I, we could fill a couple.

dzeims

Ho ho ho go? I like the sound of that...

SMJUCmoose

I've been wanting one of these. Love to win it.

gerdon4uva

ahhh wouldnt THAT be useful...

thank you crackberry!

FRESH7

can i please win thank you

dirtyjersey08

when i first saw the powermat commerical, i knew i need to get one, hopefully i can win one.

zrome

This is somethking i'd love to win!

bdogggut34

Wow, would love to have this. Maybe this Christmas wish will come true, pick me.

Jamahaffey

Now this would be AMAZING to win!!

gburns

What an opportunity to unclutter my countertops!

Thanks, and Happy Holidays

mes08

Hook me up with one of these please.

cgirtman

Merry Christmas everyone!

snert26

I'm tired of having to remember all my charging accessories.

brunolovesbrit

wow, when i first heard about this amazing stuff i couldn't believe it!
i hope i will win :=)

c0rinne

I really really want this. I can't tell you how bad I want this.

killakoq

is it like a yoga mat?

Barredbard

Need I say more? This is a commuter's dream. I nominate myself, and hope that by this exemplary democratic feat, I shall win.

KrisReynolds9700

I wouldnt mind one of these :)

uclugLee

This looks like it's very handy to have........would be nice to show off at the next Linux convention. :-)

mmason08

Want it, dont need it, but can I have it!

djulson84

I fix blackberrys all day long at work and this is the greatest product ever! I want one for home use and I recomend everyone pick one up!

DBJohnston0104

Here's to begging.... PLEASE!!!
Keep up the good work guys!

Ronin916

This would be way cool for myself an my girlfriend. She has an iPhone (hey, I love her anyway) and we have two chargers next to the bed. This would be awesome!!

mgold

This is definitely an interesting idea, not having to carry around different types of chargers for my various devices. I just hope they come out with receivers for the storm and tour.

teh_spazz

Leaving my comment for the cause!

brian1966

You can never have too many options to charge all of your goodies. =)

DaX05

Wow, I never thought it could be done. Must be awesome charging your phone wireless. Count me in! I'd love to have one of these for my 8900 :)

STLian#CB

I've seen ads for this and it looks pretty cool.

Drootz

Awesome concept I would love to win one of these!

jpepping

to recharge without wires. Wow...

Jim

bd20

That junk looks tight. Here's my entry.

lesa35

Oh yes...I could definitely use one of these!

tcamshafter

how cool is this

thank you

gizmo99360

That would be a cool lil gadget to have... :)

CarlitozWay1

I have been hearing about this, and this would definitely come in handy.

aznshadow85

Have this wish I wish tonight.
Haha here is my entry. Good luck to everyone.

Iceman0803

for another great contest!

CrackBerrryGoneWild

I so need this...if you could see all the crazy cords I have all over the place!

edsanchez10

i never win anything so please pick me!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

AllenJonze

I need this charger...I seen it on Ellen!

Kayoukai

That would actually come in handy! If I don't win it from this contest, I think I'll probably just have to pick it up anyway. :)

hydroz_23

I love this thing and the commercials too!

ur1trudmon#AC

Screw wire when life is now wireless.

5deep

PowerMat me PLEASE.

rrscott#CB

I'm looking forward to using my new Powermat...

williamsbh76

I would love to try one out!

bradley.schubert

one of the funniest commercials this year.... love to get my hands on a free one....

JohnDoe999

I needed this years ago...I really need to win this NOW!

bibzee

ƒabuℓous! I ℓove this! ❤ Thank you!

mrotsbb

We are always searching for our chargers(phone, ipod, ds, etc....) and grabbing the wrong one. Trying to find the kids charger and ours can be an hour long endevor at times. Unfortunately none of the devices take the same plug. This would be a great family gift. Please pick us. Happy Holidays :)Thank you.

Nanadukes14

heres My comment 847...kinda up there

Nanadukes14

heres My comment 847...kinda up there

lynnhou

Please please please pick me

Dseeweed

Please enter me to win the PowerMat

fjhernan88

This would be cool to have.

rockstar96

that looks amazing! i hope i win!

Noface

This would be a nice gift to myself.

Noface
PHA

bren10

My brother has the office model (non folding) and it works great. I agree with the video though about not leaving the back on all the time.

silent6610

My entry.
Quite a good contest.

RollinRiffin

Could be great for when I go on vacation, charge up everything =D

psily

I would like one please!

fdorr

You are the best boys, thanks again

AndroidX85

This would be great for the office where there isn't many plug in left and save some space on my desk.

sterling18

I have been wanting one of these, maybe this entry will win it for me!! Fa la la la la Merry Christmas to me !!!

irvin792

entered I hope I win my Dad would love this

Rockdog97

... and a recharger...

OdinsBandit12

I've always wanted one of these

70roadrunner

Sign me up . I would love to try it

kenbangbang

useless...you're only eliminating 2 wires. not much incentive to buy this mat

Obstreperouss99

Wanted one of these, hope i win

glock.23

The PowerMat would be a great plus for my Bold 9000!

Merry Christmas.

DaddyMAC

Great idea, it's got to be the way forward for the gadget freak!

eekflapfire

I've always wanted to try one of these out. Hope I win. Good luck to everyone.

Happy Holidays CB!!!!!!!!

memphisteve

CrackBerry makes it fun with these giveaways. Besides being a great spot for BlackBerry owners to land every day!

BBQnBeer

Wouldn't mind winning one of these.

mastamoon

Please give me some of that!!

Dupi Juez

This looks pretty awesome!

spitfirespi

oooh nice the person that wins this is one lucky sob lol

ballin718

I would love to have one of these

4freese

This is awesome. Count me in.

bigpolla04

I hate wires ... I have to get this asap ... Pick me please .:: crackberry forever

yaksha

been waiting for this deal! good luck to everyone

AgentScribe

well, it will be if I won this! :)

TooManyClowns

I'd take one for free.....but I've looked at it, and wouldn't pay for one!

jptr520

early christmas present to me??

abezapata

this looks really nice. I would like one please.

Kind of wish it didn't need receivers but that will come with time.

omrjln

I need to be wirelessly charged!!

sbaird87

Sign me up! I'd love to use the PowerMat.

covertguy

thanks for being awesome crackberry!

Glorishan

Seen a lot of commercials for this - curious to try it out.

uwbadger69

This would make an excellent Christmas present.

es_bih

Now this would be a nice present to myself. :). And the first contest I ever won. I hope so at least.

christiankim83

THIS IS EXACTLY WHAT I NEED IN MY STORE. LOVELY!:)

da_angelboy

I could totally make good use of something like this.

synwars

Thanks for the chance!

es_bih

Now this would be a nice present to myself. :). And the first contest I ever won. I hope so at least.

nawarygk

I'd sit my girlfriend on this thing first.

cbecker_08

That would be pretty cool to try out

quattrocoupe

Wow, this would be nice to charge by stable of gadgets

es_bih

Now this would be a nice present to myself. :). And the first contest I ever won. I hope so at least.

doub

I'll take one, thank you.

AbeFrohman

Nice review - good looking product.

My fingers are crossed. Pick me?!?!

rainbowbrite812

this would be great to eliminate the clutter on the counter with my kids' nintendo ds' (they have a charging option for these) and my Storm2!

Jbistricky

This piece of equipment is awesome!

mdlissner

I would like to win this combo

weberunning

I would love to win this. We have so many cords and plugs! Two blackberrys, one palm, one itouch, two ipods, two motorolla phones, and that doesn't even include laptops and handheld games! It would be awesome to be able to charge some of these in one place. Thanks!

ofcpa

This power mat is super PHAT!

rmv221

Please pick me!!! I would like to have one of those baby's!! Please, Please! Please!

doctrbob

Been looking at these

jjkamdar

I'll have one please!!

JJGeneral1

This would be neat to have. One day (probably not in my lifetime) we'll have wireless everything, including electricity.

This is just proof.

jtg11

would LOVE one of these.

Meagey

haven't won one yet but its cool that all you have to do is comment...this would def. be cool to win!

jtstretch

This would be the coolest contest to win

nazrac

BEST XMAS GIFT EVER (if I win it)!

Tallon

this would be cool... I have a similar one for the Wii and it is awesome...

diamanj

perfect for someone with a Bold, like my wife!

hockeyfan24

LETS SEE HOW WELL LEAVING A COMMENT WORKS TO SEE IF I WIN!!
SURE WOULD BE NICE....

reddragon7660

I would love to win this i have way too many wire's for every thing and this would help out alot.

Meagey

haven't won one yet but its cool that all you have to do is comment...this would def. be cool to win!

mattydouce

pick me...pick me....PICK ME!!!!!!!!!!!!!

mattydouce

pick me...pick me....PICK ME!!!!!!!!!!!!!

mattydouce

pick me...pick me....PICK ME!!!!!!!!!!!!!

mattydouce

pick me...pick me....PICK ME!!!!!!!!!!!!!

simps

Saw this on TV and really want one, would love to win this contest.

Thefluff05

pretty cool device, we sell them at work but its hard to justify the cost just yet

DingoDave#CB

Would love to win this!!!

Hoff0321

OMG!!! I have SO been waiting for this one. I don't care if it doesn't have the adapters for all the Berrys yet, I'd use the cube for my 9700 & 8520 til they do!!!! ANYTHING to help reduce the wires I have in my life. This is like a dream come true.

Catcommando

I have even asked Santa for it!!!
I have been a very good girl this year, and it was hard to be so good!!! ;)

Catcommando

digix

that's a very good idea, no more worries with cables and all that nonsense, sign me up :D

andre3g

This would be awesome, there are some kinks to work out like allowing seamless integration with anything that uses a battery for power but induction is the wave of the future. Imagine one day buying a desk where the entire top is induction capable... laptops, mice, tables, blackberries, mp3 players, cameras all charged without wires!!!

akide

sounds like a amazing accessory! would be perfect for my home office i have here!! cheers!

WLHNLH#CB

Sign me up this looks extremely cool.

ICEMAN9

I'll take one please and thank you

mbrevard

I have been wanting one of these for a while. Registered for every Powermat contest I can find and have not won. Pick me :)

CheeseMcGee#CB

This would be an epic contest to win!!!

cavingjan

I've been waiting for something like this since the Palm Pre showed off the touch stone charger.

HardcorePooka

Been interested in the power mats since I saw something on them a long time ago. Would love to actually own one.

YetisAreReal

I would love to try this product.

tucg15

Please enter me into the contest, thanks!

YourEntreeSolution

This looks like a curious new way to charge, count me in.

bcbbanga4l

count me in can i win lolz

Merschz

would be pretty cool to have one of these

TecumsehBrewer

I just hope its my address that sees a new arrival.

dpickworth@att.net

I really want one of these!!

bizzob223

Oh PLEASE! Santa. Can I have one pppppppleaseeeeeeee

turbopup

I would like a power mat. =0)

pinkpearl8130

My husband was just telling me how he wanted one of these! This would make a great gift. Thanks for the contest!

hoosierdaddy716

looks cool would love to have it

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