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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.

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BBM on Blackberry

Connect in an instant

Send and receive messages in seconds, chat one-to-one or let everybody know together. When typing doesn’t say it all, speak face-to-face over BBM™ Video and even share what’s on your screen - BBM™ lets you communicate the way you want.

BBM with Channels

Connect to people and passions

BBM Channels is a forum for active, real conversations happening right now between people, brands and communities.

By creating a Channel, you can start conversations sparked by your thoughts, ideas and passions3

Subscribing to Channels lets you join conversations with others who share your interests.


Send and receive in real time

BBM Chat

Instant message friends, family and
co-workers in real time. Share photos and files, and build up your network.

Choose to talk or
type, or both

BBM Voice

Talk to your BBM friends, virtually wherever they are in the world, for free over Wi-Fi®.1,3


BBM Video

Switch your BBM Chat to a BBM Video2 conversation and see the smiles of those that matter to you most.3

BBM support

Get tips, troubleshooting resources and help from the BBM community.

Download BBM

Make sure you have access to the newest features in BBM by updating to the latest version.

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    For BBM Voice calls, both parties require a BlackBerry® 5 OS or higher or BlackBerry 10 smartphone, a data plan that supports BlackBerry services and a Wi-Fi connection.

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    Compatible BlackBerry 10 devices, Wi-Fi, 4G or HSPA+ connection required.

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    BBM Voice, BBM Video & BBM Channels are currently available on BlackBerry smartphones only. Coming soon to iPhone & Android.

Screen image simulated. Data plan or Wi-Fi® required. Please check with your carrier for costs and restrictions. Android 4.0 and iOS 6 or higher is required. Tablet devices not supported. Android is a trademark of Google Inc. iPhone is a trademark of Apple Inc.