Hearing and Speech
BlackBerry Messenger – No matter who you’re talking to, BlackBerry® Messenger (BBM™) is designed to get your messages to where they’re going in no time. With BBM, you’ll know exactly when your message has been delivered and read1.
BBM ™ Video – Use the front-facing camera for face-to-face video chat with BBM Video. Learn more
Hearing aid compatibility – Certain models are rated for use with hearing aids.
Text Messaging (SMS and MMS) – Communicate on the go with contacts who are using phones or other mobile devices that support SMS and/or MMS2.
Instant Messaging – Take your instant messaging with you no matter where you are or what you're doing1.
Stay connected with several instant messaging clients on your BlackBerry smartphone and tablet.
Visual, Audible and Vibration Notifications – Receive notifications of incoming phone calls, text messages, emails and more by visual, audible and/or vibrating alerts.
Closed Captions via browser – With browser support for Adobe® Flash and HTML 5, enjoy closed captioned video on web sites such as YouTube(TM).
Teletypewriter (TTY) Support – Connect your BlackBerry smartphone to a TTY device to make and receive calls from TTY devices. Learn more
Premium Stereo Headset – The BlackBerry Premium Stereo Headset features accurate sound reproduction via noise-isolating ear gels, providing clear communication while taking calls and enhanced sound quality when listening to music or watching videos. Find out more about and purchase the BlackBerry Premium Stereo Headset
Discover accessibility features for BlackBerry 7 smartphones and the BlackBerry PlayBook™ tablet
Download the BlackBerry Solutions for Persons with Disabilities brochure
Data plan required. Check with your service provider for pricing and details.
Check with your service provider for availability, roaming arrangements and service plans.
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