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 with one person or multiple people, and show others what you’re listening to on your BlackBerry® smartphone.
Build your network
Scan barcodes, swap PINs or use a simple tag1 to add BBM™ friends quickly and easily. Then create BlackBerry® Groups to message multiple contacts at once.
Make it your own
Choose your display picture or an animated avatar, add a personal message and customize chat bubble colors to personalize your BBM.
Get help with BBM
Learn how to scan a barcode, change your profile picture and other functions.
Requires BlackBerry® 7.1 software and an NFC-enabled BlackBerry smartphone.