BBM LAUNCHED FOR ANDROID AND iPHONE
A long wait has been over now and the Blackberry has now launched their much awaited BBM app for the Android and iPhone users. As it is well known that the Blackberry’s smartphones market share is declining rapidly with time which is less than 4%. So, the company is trying new strategies to gain the faith of its users. In order to achieve that faith and dignity in smartphones indusrty, Blackberry has brought this new wonderful and versatile app for the Android and iPhone users. BBM for Android and Blackberry was launched on 21st October that is on Monday. This IM tool is already a success in the Blackberry platform but it was limited to those platform. It was not available for other smartphone users like Android, iPhone and Symbian etc. Blackberry is very optimistic about this app to become a success in the smartphone industry. Also their expectations proved right and the results reflected back. The BBM has been downloaded 10 million times within 24 hours of its release. BBM is also expected to become a great success in Indian Market because 90% of the smartphone users in India are using Android platform and rest of them either using iOS or Symbian. Only few users stick to Blackberry’s OS.
BBM ON ITS WAY
Due to heavy demands of users and record downloads of instant messaging app BBM for Android and iPhone, the users are put on waiting list. It is very difficult to say whether company has done so to reduce workload or it is a strategy to earn more on the basis of pay more and get sooner. But this is the fact that if you will download the app then you will not get BBM instantly. You will have to wait and check your E-mails again and again for your waiting list status. If Blackberry has done this strategically then it might create difficulties for them because none of the users like waiting for some app. They will just move on to some other app. Also it is said that users memory is less. They rate products more rather company.
BBM app is a great success as revealed by the Google Play Store and Apple app Store. The app is downloaded 10 million times within 24 hours of its release. It has broken the record of most no. of app downloads in a single day. It is confirmed by the data that in some countries like US,CANADA,UK and INDONESIA BBM has become top app till now. In both Google Play Store and Apple app store users have given aggregate 60000 5 stars to the app. Company’s Vice CEO Andrew Bocking said that we were expecting that success and we proved right. He also said that they have capabilities to become world no. 1 social network and they will do that in future.
BBM IN GOOGLE PLAY STORE AND APPLE APP STORE
1. BBM can be directly downloaded from the company’s official site bbm.com and you can also subscribe the email alert to check the status of your request after downloading the app.
2. The other option is to open your Android smartphone’s Google Play Store and search BBM. If you are an iPhone user then you have to visit Apple App Store.
After the download the company will keep updating your status. They assure you that you don’t have to wait for a long time and they will get back to you as soon as possible.
BBM ON SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 3
This is a preview of the BBM installed on Smasung Galaxy Note 3. It looks like same as on a blackberry device but is designed basically for the touch screen devices. It is almost all the Android and iPhone devices are touch screen.
Though there are many improvements in this BBM app but also there are many limitations. We will bring out reviews of BBM app in our upcoming post.
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