Rock On...BlackBerry Style!
The best BlackBerry music accessories and apps
Pull out your BlackBerry® smartphone and take a look. Did you know you are holding a powerful music jukebox? One that can jam out hundreds of tunes and connect to your stereo without wires? This little gem lets you be the DJ at a party or score front-row seats to your favorite band. The world of music is right in your hands and we have the accessories and apps to prove it.
1. Slacker Radio
Slacker Radio is like your own free radio station streamed to your BlackBerry smartphone and programmed by DJs who know your tastes better than you do. Rock, hip-hop, pop, top 40, comedy, classic rock—more than 100 stations are here for the listening. Or create your own custom station right from your BlackBerry smartphone.
FREE; upgrade available
2. BlackBerry® Music Gateway
Rock without wires when you connect your BlackBerry smartphone to your home or car stereo system. With wireless remote-control operation you can play or stream music, adjust your volume settings, and even take incoming phone calls.
3. 7digital Music Store
Browse the latest charts, preview the hottest tracks, and download high-quality, DRM-free MP3 music directly to your BlackBerry smartphone. (Note: A micro-SD™ card is required to use this app.)
FREE to download the app; song download prices vary
4. Ticketmaster® for BlackBerry smartphones app
Score tickets to your favorite concerts with the Ticketmaster for BlackBerry smartphones app. As the official smartphone of Ticketmaster, your BlackBerry smartphone can be your connection to advanced or reserved tickets and special events. Search schedules, check venue information and seating charts, and purchase tickets while you are on the go.
5. BlackBerry® Multimedia Headset
Control all your multimedia while you’re on the go with the BlackBerry Multimedia Headset. Enjoy convenient one-touch control for song selection, pausing, and volume adjustments with easy phone access should you need to take a call.
How to adjust the equalizer for custom sound
(May not be supported for all smartphones.)
- On the Home screen, click the Media icon.
- Press the Menu key.
- Click Options.
- Change the Headset Music EQ field. Choices include Base Boost, Dance, Hip Hop, Jazz, Rock, R&B, and more.
- Press the Menu key.
- Click Save.
6. BlueAnt M1 Portable Stereo Speaker
Headphones are great if you are solo, but to blow out the room choose the BlueAnt M1 Portable Stereo Speaker. Crystal clear high-quality audio pumped out by 28 Watts RMS will get the whole room jumping. The Bluetooth® wireless connection, internal subwoofer, and rechargeable battery lets you play your tunes virtually anywhere for up to 10 hours.
7. SanDisk micro-SD™ Card, 8GB
Stuff your BlackBerry smartphone with hundreds of tracks from your favorite artists. Tip: 8GB is plenty roomy for all but the most avid music fan.