1. aichpop's Avatar
    So I just got my first BB (8130), and I am truly excited!! My first noob question is.....what's the preferred case/holder for the 8130? I like the convenience of a horizontal belt clip, but would also like to use some sort of skin protector, for when it's out of the holder. Any thoughts? Maybe a nice silicone skin with a leather holder? Thanks everyone!!
    03-31-08 01:02 PM
  2. mzshey2x's Avatar
    You should take a look @ the Crackberry Shop.

    I have a holster for mine & used to have a gel skin before I added the extended battery. There's a lot of options so check out the CB shop!

    03-31-08 02:38 PM
  3. aichpop's Avatar
    Yeah I did and there are soooo many options. I figured such crackberry junkies would have some good opinions to help narrow it down a bit for me. Thanks for the help!!!
    03-31-08 03:15 PM
  4. chaz_cb's Avatar
    I use the OEM leather holster (or did until I broke the Clip getting in the car) and it's great. When not holstered, I use the OEM silicone skins.
    03-31-08 03:17 PM
  5. Adlen's Avatar
    Welcome to CrackBerry.

    Shop CrackBerry
    03-31-08 04:41 PM
  6. Gypsy's Avatar
    Welcome to CB!

    I use a holster.
    03-31-08 05:33 PM
  7. uncheels23's Avatar
    I use a holster

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    03-31-08 05:36 PM
  8. otacon's Avatar
    I have BestSkinEver and the OEM holster.
    03-31-08 07:24 PM
  9. raylol16's Avatar
    seidio has a rubberized hardcase with holster or a skin with holster
    03-31-08 07:25 PM
  10. TheAznBradPitt's Avatar
    pimp your crackberry haha
    04-01-08 12:12 AM
  11. Duvi's Avatar
    I have the Best Skins Ever skin and also the leather pouch with clip.
    04-01-08 12:50 AM
  12. renegade37918's Avatar
    Welcome. To the family

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    04-01-08 10:20 AM
  13. raylol16's Avatar
    Welcome. To the family

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    Got to ghettoize it "Welcome to Da Fam"
    04-01-08 10:25 AM
  14. renegade37918's Avatar
    But i'm not ghetto. Thats not something to be proud of.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    04-01-08 10:30 AM
  15. JHUBES08's Avatar
    i have tried plenty of accesories purchased from crackberry but i stuck with my blackberry brand skin and the seidio holster for the skinned curve its the best two products out there plus the seidio holster has the sleeper mode in the holster which saves battery life!!!!!!!
    04-01-08 10:35 AM
  16. Solachica's Avatar
    I use the sleeve tht came with the BB.
    Have the Otterbox and couple of skins also.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    04-01-08 10:36 AM
  17. aichpop's Avatar
    Now that's what I'm talkin about!!!! Very good suggestions everyone. And thanks to all of you I made up my mind. See ya around the forum...
    04-01-08 01:08 PM
  18. Eglantine's Avatar
    I actually like the OtterBox cases. They offer maximum protection for Blackberries and they are water resistant too. There's like 3 layers of complete total protection (without adding too much bulk) and it still lets you access all your functions and features. The cases don't look too bad, it's pretty stylish. There's not much color choices though, just black or yellow and black.

    I got mine from Semsons & Co. Inc. They sell a lot of stuff at pretty good prices. Just read from their blog that they're offering free shipping on OtterBox cases. You can check it out here: semsons.blogspot.com. If you ask me, that's like a total steal.
    04-02-08 01:49 PM
  19. magicianatx's Avatar
    I have the BestSkinEver skin and the Speck clear case. Offers great protection, compactibility and the gold color looks great thru the clear skin and case.
    04-04-08 11:36 AM
  20. gears1080's Avatar
    I've had the silicone skin (black) for about a month now. It's available at any Verizon store. I looks simple/classy and has the BB logo on the back. It works great. There's no risk of it sliding off a table, across your dashboard, etc.
    Last edited by gears1080; 04-05-08 at 02:07 AM.
    04-04-08 11:42 AM
  21. KrestonOtterBox's Avatar
    You know my input... Otter Box
    04-04-08 11:45 AM
  22. Oj467's Avatar
    Just got the seidio rubberized case and holster, bestskins ever screen protector and the seidio charge cradle from the crackberry store and am very impresed with all of it.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    04-04-08 07:50 PM
  23. JazzeeJEF's Avatar
    Welcome newbie!!! =]
    04-04-08 08:16 PM
  24. OptiPrime's Avatar
    Naked is how my blackberry goes! I'm looking into the seidio clear hard case though. A drop or scratch could ruin my day! I like the skins but no really. I might Couple it with a screen protector too.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    04-04-08 08:28 PM