BlackBerry Messenger Beta is now available for all Windows Phone 8 Users
BlackBerry has announced that its popular BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) app is now available for all Windows Phone 8 users. Company said that the Windows Phone platform got 10,000 sign-ups within 24 hours after the registrations began earlier this month. Users running Windows Phone 8 and higher can download the app and start chatting with other BBM users on Windows Phone, iPhone, Android and BlackBerry.
Features of BBM Beta for Windows Phone -
Chat with friends on Windows Phone, iPhone, Android and BlackBerry -
- Know when messages have been delivered (D’s) and read (R’s)
- Quickly share photos, voice notes, BBM contacts and your location
- See when contacts are responding to your message
- Emoticons for every mood and emotion let you express yourself
BBM, now specially designed for Windows Phone -
- BBM picks up the modern look & feel of Windows Phone
- Pin BBM Groups and 1:1 chats to the Start screen for easy access to your most important chats
Chat and Share with many at once -
- Groups – BBM groups help you share pictures, lists and appointments with group members. You can even be in a group with people who aren’t part of your own BBM contact list. You can add up to 50 people.
- Multi-person chats – Invite multiple contacts to have a chat together.
- Broadcast messages – Send a message to multiple BBM contacts at one time.
- Find Friends: Discover people you know that are also using BBM and invite them to your BBM contact list, from within the app
- BBM Feeds: Feeds lets you see what’s happening with your BBM contacts. Here you will see when contacts update their status or profile photo.
BBM lets you protect your privacy. You control it -
- You chose how to share your information – BBM uses PINs instead of phone numbers or email addresses so that it’s more private and you always control who can contact you
- You chose your contacts – 2-way opt-in means you have control over who is able to message you
Create your own BBM profile -
- Post a profile picture using images or pictures
- Update your status to let people know what you’re up to or how you feel