BBM for Android and
iPhone is here for free
BBM™ is the best way to connect and share instant messages, pictures and more for free, in real time. Download the app today.
Get to know BBM
Communicate in real time
Send and receive messages in seconds with up to 2000 characters, and know when your messages are delivered and read.
Share with friends
Share photos, videos, voice notes and files up to 6 MB, and show others what you’re listening to on your BlackBerry® smartphone.
Build your network
Scan barcodes, swap PINs or use BlackBerry® Tag1 to add BBM friends. Then create BBM™ Groups to message multiple contacts at once.
Make it your own
Choose your picture or animated avatar, add a personal message and customize chat bubble colors to make your BBM your own.
BBM Video with Screen Share
Share and be seen with BBM Video
Switch your BBM chat to a BBM™ Video conversation with just a tap and catch up face-to-face. The new Screen Share feature lets you show photos or your browser, or review a business document. You can even share the view from your camera. Enjoy this new BBM experience on BlackBerry® 10 smartphones.2
Say it all. BBM, now with Voice.
For the times when you want to hear a friend’s laughter instead of reading their LOLs, BBM now comes with BBM™ Voice.3
Switch your BBM conversation from text to a call and speak to your BBM contacts, from virtually anywhere they are in the world for free over Wi-Fi®. You’ll instantly know whenever BBM friends are available to call.
To enjoy BBM Voice, you need to have a BlackBerry smartphone with BlackBerry® Device Software v5 or higher. Then simply update to BBM 7 to get the new feature.
BBM connected apps
Socialize over apps
With BBM connected apps, you can chat with BBM friends within your apps and select BBM contacts right from the app to invite them to join in on the fun or download it.
Facebook®, Twitter®, BlackBerry® Travel™ app and BlackBerry® World® are now BBM connected apps. So you can share your Facebook status update, Tweet, songs, travel itinerary or apps directly to contacts through BBM, without ever leaving the BBM connected apps.
Featured BBM connected apps
All devices require new 2-yr activation
Requires an NFC enabled BlackBerry smartphone running BlackBerry 7.1 OS or BlackBerry 10 OS.
Compatible BlackBerry 10 devices, Wi-Fi®, 4G or HSPA+ connection required. Additional restrictions apply.
Both parties require BlackBerry OS5 or higher, data plan and WiFi connection for BBM Voice call. Please check with your service provider for availability and restrictions.
*Data plan or Wi-Fi required. Please check with your carrier for costs and restrictions.
BBM download is not available for BlackBerry 10 OS devices.
Screen images may be simulated. Data plan required. Please check with your service provider for availability, costs and restrictions. BlackBerry is not responsible for any third party products or services.
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