After a few weeks of beta testing, RIM has finally made BBM7 available for all to download as an official app through BlackBerry App World. BBM7 is the latest version of BlackBerry Messenger and brings a new feature called BBM Voice which allows users to enjoy free calls with their BBM contacts through Wi-Fi connections. It is compatible with devices that run BlackBerry OS 6 and 7.
What Else You Need To Know
- BBM Video Chat is another new feature planned for BlackBerry Messenger; it is expected to become available with BlackBerry 10 next year.
- The BBM7 update also adds a total of 16 new emoticons to BBM, BBID synchronization, and a new alert notification for available BBM upgrades.
I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been on chatting with someone on BlackBerry Messenger (BBM), trying to explain something, and realize it’d be a lot easier to just pick up the phone and talk it out.- Donny H., Inside BlackBerry
So many people have debated that RIM should take BBM cross-platform, but I still believe that BBM should be exclusive for BlackBerry users only.- BlackBerry Hank, RIMarkable
- New BBM 7 Update Now Available: Get Talking with BBM Voice [VIDEO]
BBM 7 leaves beta, brings WiFi voice calls into the mix (video)
RIM moves quickly: it was just a few weeks ago that BlackBerry Messenger 7 was in beta, and today we're seeing a finished version roll out to BlackBerry App World.
Get Talking with BBM7 Voice
BlackBerry Messenger is by far the best mobile messaging program out to date and with the addition of BBM Voice; this just puts more distance between BBM and any other mobile messaging program out on the market.
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BlackBerry Messenger 7 adds free Wi-Fi voice calling, split-screen multitasking and more
Research in Motion (RIMM) updated its BlackBerry Messenger to version 7 on Monday, adding a new key feature called “BBM Voice” that “will allow customers to make free voice calls to their BBM contacts around the world over a Wi-Fi connection.
BlackBerry Messenger 7 Now Out of Beta, BBM Voice and More
Research In Motion (RIM) today has just sent its Blackberry Messenger 7 mobile app out of beta and released its finished version into the BlackBerry App World.
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