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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 Chat

Mobile instant messaging


in real time

Send and receive messages of up to 2000 characters in seconds, and know when your messages are delivered and read.

Build your

Connect with new people by scanning barcodes, swapping PINs or using BlackBerry® Tag2 to add BBM™ friends.

Share with

Share photos, videos, voice notes and files up to 6 MB, and show others what you’re listening to on your BlackBerry® smartphone.1

Make it
your own

Choose your picture or animated avatar, add a personal message and customize chat bubble colors to make BBM reflect you.

Updating BBM

Get the latest version

Make sure you have the latest and greatest version of BBM by upgrading to BBM 8.

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    Sharing video and what you’re listening to isn’t available on Android or iPhone.

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    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. 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.