Sunday, September 23, 2012

15+ Christmas Apps for BlackBerry Smartphones


By on 9/23/2012 09:08:00 PM


Christmas season is fast approaching and the whole Christian community would be very busy in preparation for this holiday. To all BlackBerry users out there, I’ve researched for some cool Christmas apps you can download for your BlackBerry Smartphone. I’ve done my research using my BlackBerry Curve 9320.

So here we go!

List of Christmas apps for BlackBerry either for FREE or for purchase:

Christmas Apps for BlackBerry
1. A Christmas Carol = $3.00 by: Mobifusion Inc.
Get into the spirit of holidays with Christmas classic. In this classic Charles Dickens’ Story, Ebenezer Scrooge, a greedy and stingy businessman, is visited in the night by Jacob Marley’s ghost and three Christmas Spirits. Each of the Christmas Spirits accompanies Scrooge to various scenes from his past, present, and future to help him to achieve transformation. On Christmas day, Scrooge awakens renewed with joy and charity in his heart, embodying the true Spirit of Christmas. Now as an app, you can intuitively navigate from chapter to chapter, search by keyword, bookmark, and share excerpts of this classic holiday story with friends via email and Facebook. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas!

2. Christmas Greetings – Wallpaper Changer = $.0.75 by: Shiv Kumar
Christmas Greetings Wallpaper Changer app is simply amazing. It is very nice and easy to use app, and it changes the background of your screen within specific time intervals. Watch the best Christmas Greetings Wallpapers.

3. 1000+ Christmas Wallpapers FREE Gift = FREE by: TrustBe
This is a FREE gift from TrustBe for being one of its loyal customers. Avail this FREE gift for your BlackBerry phone.

4. Christmas Tree – Auto Wallpaper Slide Show = US$0.75 by Shiv Kumar
Christmas Tree Wallpaper Changer app for BlackBerry is simply awesome. Like Christmas Greetings Wallpaper Changer app, this BlackBerry app designed for Christmas season can change background of your screen in the time you have specified. Watch the best Christmas Tree Wallpapers for your BB.

5. Santa Tracker = US$0.75 by: Lahrs Apps
With this Christmas app for your BlackBerry smartphone, you can send letters to Santa and watch him fly. This is original BlackBerry Santa Tracker simply known as “Santa Tracker”, is an exciting way to track Santa all over the world. Your kids will get to see Santa flying closer and closer to your house on Christmas Eve.

This app will track Santa’s location all the way up until Christmas morning! On Christmas Eve, Santa will start delivering his presents. “Santa Tracker” will show you where Santa is based on your GPS position. You can enter in your child’s bedtime and “Santa Tracker” will bring Santa closer to the bedtime you set. Your kids can also enter and send their letters to Santa and you can customize the response they receive from Santa.

6. Pet Elf – Cute Mobile Peppy = FREE by: MMMOOO
This is a Christmas app for BlackBerry phone intended for your children.
Description: A peppy elephant pretend to be a reindeer and will run at your phone screen, heralds the Christmas!! Cutem, absolutely cute and it is a unique customized present from MMMOOO.

How to get this Christmas app for free?
You can write your reviews for this app at the App World, and then email your BlackBerry PIN and Pet Elf at Subject, and MMMOOO will help you to activate the app to full version for FREE forever.

7. Greeting Cards Maker = US$2.25 by: Softbox
This is one of the cool Christmas apps for BlackBerry smartphone. With this, you can create your own digital greeting cards perfectly designed for Christmas season.

Though this app is not only perfect for Christmas, you can buy this app from the BlackBerry App World so that you can make your customized greeting cards for any occasions. Using this app, you can create digital greeting cards using either the stock images available or your own pictures.

8. Nightmare Before Christmas Fan World (v1) = US$0.75
The Nightmare Before Christmas, often promoted as Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas, is a 1993 American stop motion musical fantasy film directed by Henry Selick and produced/co-written by Tim Burton.

9. Photo Frame = US$0.75 by: Toysoft Development Inc.
Photo Frame with a short, commonly used description as “Picture frame and share pictures with XMAS frames”.

With this app, you can create and share your pictures with XMAS photo frames. Load an existing picture and then select over a dozens of Christmas frames to add to the picture. You can also use the camera to take a picture and XMAS frame and then email or share it via BBM.

10. Best Countdown for Christmas = by: MMMOOO
This is the best countdown app for BlackBerry plus screensaver. You can create countdown or quote countdown from calendar, and display it in screensaver view or app view.

Powerful features include:
• Multi colors in text: 15 colors for options in text
• Multi start up: you can start the app via Space key, Backlight Timeout, Device Lock, Custom Interval
• LED hint
• Multi options in layout: Countdown, Big Time, Small Time
• 12/24 time format
• Support custom wallpaper

From the developer: FREE GIVEAWAY in this Christmas and New Year season for Christmas countdown! To set a customized event you shall buy a full version or Email us your PIN and “Best Countdown” to apply a full version.

11. Smart Shopping List Lite = by: LogicNEXT Software
This app can be handy in order for you efficiently manage your shopping lists and expenses this coming Christmas and other important occasions.

Do you find hard time managing your shopping list and what are your priorities this coming holiday season? Smart Shopping List Lite app for BlackBerry phone is on the rescue! This is the first shopping list app with a slick user interface, support for creating, editing and sharing shopping list. It also lets you manage your expenditures.

12. Ascii SMS
Enjoy and share real art this Christmas season with your friends via SMS. “This is not just a text. It’s an art!”
ASCII SMS is a collection of than 300 Ascii SMS messages with topics pertaining to love, Christmas, family, and different wishes. With this BlackBerry app, you can send fun and meaningful messages to your family members and friends on Christmas, birthday, Halloween and even sweet messages to your loved ones.

13. Screen Muncher ™ - Holiday Edition!
This is the special holiday version of screen muncher. This version includes special new sound effect and animation just right for Christmas season.

This funny, cute and useful app includes a very special holiday season sound effect, animation and vibrates every time you Munch a screen!

14. Xmas Carol - Karaoke - Free
You want to sing-along with your favorite Christmas carols? If your answer is YES, then you definitely need this Chrismas app for your BlackBerry phone. The featured songs include the high quality version of Christmas carol and the lyrics. Yes! You really have your karaoke on the go.

These are apps for the following list of Christmas carols:
• We wish you a merry Christmas
• Hark the Herald Angels
• The first Noel
• Jingle Bells
• Up on the Housestop
• Oh come all ye faithful
• O Holy night
• The twelve days of Christmas
• It came upon a midnight clear
• Joy to the world
• Deck the halls
• Away in a manger
• Angels we have heard
• What Child is this
• Oh Christmas Tree


15. Christmas Delights By MasterChef Pankaj Bhadouria - Recipes – Free
MasterChef Pankaj Bhadouria has brought to you his expertise in different recipes you can enjoy for Christmas celebration. Recipes include main dishes, desserts, snacks and appetizers. Every recipe in this cooking app for Christmas via your BlackBerry includes colorful photos and useful kitchen tips.

This app will enable you to look for recipes, save your favorite Christmas recipes, and stay social with features such as Facebook sharing, Email and BlackBerry Messenger. BlackBerry OS 6 and latest versions only.

16. Toddler Christmas Tree ABC Lock
This Christmas app for BlackBerry is intended for kids. It’s a useful app with a blend of Christmas and educational fun. You don’t have to worry for any accidental calls or messages while your kids are using your smartphone becayse this app by default disables all the keys of your BlackBerry. The only way to unlock the buttons if you want to use it again is by pressing volume up and then volume down. Enjoy the app’s 26-letter sounds and 26 phonetic sounds plus the Christmas tunes.

17. Santa Dash - Game – Free
This is a gaming app for BlacBerry phone which revolve on Christmas themes. In this game you are going to help Santa deliver gifts on Christmas Eve and the task must be completed before the sun rises. The traditional way to dive chimney in order to finish the work can’ be applied here. The race happened across the rooftop at dangerous pace just to complete all his holiday deliveries. This is a Christmas game to have in your BlackBerry.

Are you also exploring your BlacBerry phone for some new Christmas apps to download? If you have found cool Christmas apps we did not mention here, feel free to post them on comments for us to update our list and for all BlackBerry users to enjoy!


About the Publisher

Joel a.k.a "scolex" is a teacher, a gamer and a blogger. He is currently a public secondary school teacher, teaching science and ICT related subjects. He is fond of playing strategy games and MMORPG - he was first addicted to Ragnarok. Now, he blogs on this main blog and he is honing his skills in web design and SEO.