BlackBerry's most popular app BBM chat is coming to both Android and iOS(iPhone) platforms by the end of this week. Isn't this great? Company said this on Wednesday, The struggling Canadian smartphone maker had announced plans to open up the service, often referred to as BBM by both fans and the company, back in May.
BlackBerry's BBM chat now competes with mobile instant messaging products from Facebook, Apple and a host of other popular apps like WhatsApp, Line, WeChat and more. And from the latest reports, BBM may be exclusive to some Android devices with Samsung mobile and would be exclusively available for three months.
"The excitement around the upcoming BBM launch on iPhone and Android devices seems to know no bounds. Although I'm a big fan of this passion, I want to clarify that no one will have an exclusive on offering BBM. We'll be bringing the app to Android and iPhone users across the globe soon." Victoria Berry BBM Communications Director at BlackBerry said this.
Company confirms that the Android users will be able to download BBM on Saturday, but iOS(iPhone) users will be able to grab it on Sunday.