Win $275 in RadioShack goodies from AndroidGuys!

Win $275 in RadioShack goodies from AndroidGuys!

Heads up!  We’re in the middle of summer and that all-important time where people tend to dive into pools with phones, leave them on the tops of cars, drop them, or worse.  Chances are good that someone you know (maybe you!) is going to do something to a smartphone that leaves it looking or acting worse than it was on day one.  Fortunately, RadioShack has a number of options to help “your friend” protect that investment.

Glass Break Kits: RadioShack now carries Werx Android (and iPhone, iPad) touch screen replacement kits which let customers send back their cracked device to Werx with a prepaid FedEx box.  Once received, you’ll get your device back within 72 hours and with a limited lifetime screen replacement warranty as well.  Should something go wrong with the display after its replaced, Werx will replace it for free.  Android and iPhone kits are only $99 with iPad kits running $199 each.  Considering this is cheaper and quicker than going through an insurance claim, we’re a fan of RadioShack’s offering.

 

As of right now, there are nearly 20 Android models supported with Screen Break Kits, including those from Motorola, LG, and HTC.

HTC: Desire, Thunderbolt, Inspire 4G, Aria, myTouch-4G/Slide, EVO/3D/Design 4G, Freestyle, Incredible 2, Vivid

Motorola: Atrix 4G, Droid/2/3/X/Bionic, Photon 4G

LG: Vu, Ally, Thrill

Win 1 of 5 free goodies!

To help bring some awareness to RadioShack’s Android Screen Break Kits, we’ve got some great giveaways for you guys and gals.  Of course, one of those prizes is one of the Werx kits valued at $99.  We’ve also got a set of Plantronics BackBeat GO  Bluetooth Earbuds valued at $99, and three sets of AUVIO Element Earbuds with Mic worth $24.99 each.

How do you enter?

Like many of the contests we run around here, we’re merely asking for you to leave a comment in this post.  We’ll be running  this contest for 72 hours (ending Sunday July 22, 12:00PM EST) and will choose five random winners and notify them via email.  We hate to put a limit on who can enter, but we’ve got to keep this one confined to those who live in the United States.

Good luck and have fun!

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Scott has been running AndroidGuys since 2007 and loves nothing more than reading up on the latest smartphone rumors. His other mobile efforts can be found on Android Update (CNET) where he covers Google's mobile platform.

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168 Comments

  1. Seán Prunka
    July 19, 11:13 Reply

    Heh, my phone’s not covered, and my wife’s isn’t covered, but the phone the kids share is!!! So, I’m in for one (just in case.) ((Though I like the Bluetooth earbuds idea better.)) (Is my Disqus account even tied to an email? I can’t figure that out, or how to change it. Crap. Just in case, my email is first initial last name AT the free g[oogle]mail service

  2. Joshua Grove
    July 19, 11:17 Reply

    Wait… What!!!! I am number one… Now way! This would have saved me a ton of time about 4 months ago!

  3. ...
    July 19, 11:21 Reply

    Would be great to win something hopefully.

  4. Michael Jansen
    July 19, 11:36 Reply

    That definitely sounds like a useful service, doesn’t support my phone yet though /: Hope I win something though!

  5. A S
    July 19, 11:38 Reply

    Sounds like a great service. Wish they had this for Samsung phones also.

  6. RevWillie
    July 19, 11:41 Reply

    they can fix tmobile phones (mytouch) but they won’t sell tmobile phones?

  7. Justin Hinkofer
    July 19, 11:50 Reply

    I JUST broke the screen on my Vibrant 3 days ago. Been looking for a cheap replacement screen. Shame this service doesn’t work with Samsung.

  8. Mick Argo
    July 19, 11:52 Reply

    No Droid Razr? Hopefully sooner or later they will. And hopefully before I need it!

  9. KevinToledo
    July 19, 13:03 Reply

    Man, my droid 2 has had a cracked screen since January. Good thing I have a screen protector on to keep it together for now. *crosses fingers*

  10. Andy_in_Indy
    July 19, 13:08 Reply

    Cool, my iPhone has a cracked screen! (JK – my daughter has dropped her Thunderbolt twice now and I told her I am not paying for another replacement)

  11. Gabe Covert
    July 19, 13:23 Reply

    I refuse to leave a comment to enter this contest.

  12. The360King
    July 19, 15:03 Reply

    Cool! My wife’s screen is cracked! Wait… Did that sound weird?

  13. jrodgamer
    July 19, 16:43 Reply

    I could use one of these..anyone with a smartphone know how easy it is for the screen to break

  14. RSFan
    July 19, 16:43 Reply

    It is amazing Radio Shack is still around, but hey, loved them as a kid, still use them for last minute parts now!

  15. k
    July 19, 17:18 Reply

    Checking in for the win!

  16. Benchmade7
    July 19, 18:12 Reply

    two great things together the shack and androidguys like peanut butter and chocolate.

  17. geeknik
    July 19, 19:08 Reply

    Awesome! Can’t wait to win this! =)

  18. drdean
    July 19, 19:25 Reply

    Could use the Bluetooth ear buds

  19. chilehead
    July 19, 19:41 Reply

    Perfect timing because my Droid X screen is broken.

  20. george jr buickus
    July 19, 19:47 Reply

    Android Guys always gets a read when their email shows up, even when not running a contest :)

  21. Rich Hand
    July 19, 20:19 Reply

    Read your posts I must. Win I should. Regardless, read I will.

  22. mike c
    July 19, 22:42 Reply

    Def need this to fix my sisters screen for her birthday but I’ll take anything I can get hah

  23. BIGJER99
    July 20, 00:00 Reply

    Radio Shack pulls one out of thin air… nice work!

  24. Keith Ketover
    July 20, 00:08 Reply

    Too bad Samsung isn’t supported. It’d still be great to win.

  25. Eric
    July 20, 01:50 Reply

    Its about time that someone came up with this option. Thanks for the info.

  26. Deanb
    July 20, 07:23 Reply

    Even better if you don’t have insurance

  27. Jonathan Trejo
    July 20, 11:47 Reply

    I relly need a a new android device after my galaxy nexus was smashed.

  28. Montanieers
    July 20, 13:14 Reply

    I wish WERX had screen replacements for the Droid Razr Maxx… oh, well… some day…

  29. rays209
    July 20, 14:06 Reply

    Thank you, in advance for this wonderful prize (assuming I’m a winner) and if I don’t win, well, it was still fun playing.

  30. Jon
    July 20, 19:28 Reply

    Could def use some new earbuds

  31. Jay
    July 21, 19:26 Reply

    idk what 2 say hope i win :D

  32. RickZ65
    July 22, 02:12 Reply

    Winning! Would love to. Also thanks for keeping me informed.

  33. nate pritchard
    July 22, 06:04 Reply

    Sounds great I’d evev be happy winning the ear buds. Android guys best for getting up to date info

  34. Clark Sandholtz
    July 22, 09:06 Reply

    Im currently typing this on a cracked screen so i would love to win!

  35. Antonio Young
    July 22, 09:58 Reply

    Wow! I’m loving the way radio shack is stepping up, I think that’s awesome that they are providing those kits, I hope more people would become aware I will post this on my Facebook page. I love you Androidguys.

  36. shi
    July 23, 01:07 Reply

    Great deal! I’ve cracked the screen of my EVO and can’t afford to get it fixed

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