BBM To Hit Samsung Galaxy Smartphones First
The rumours have been confirmed from sources from the Samsung building saying the BBM which added uniqueness to the Blackberry Smartphones will be featured on phones branding the android OS.
Although we do not know if they will feature on other devices just yet nevertheless, owners of Samsung Galaxy phones won’t have to wait anymore.
BBM addicts will be able to download the BlackBerry Messenger software via the Google Play store “soon.” With BBM, Galaxy users will have access to their BBM accounts, including BBM chats and BBM Groups.
BBM functionality will be integrated in the Samsung Galaxy devices through a Samsung messaging hub which basically means a UI similar to the BlackBerry Hub.
With this innovation, is Blackberry trying to save their brand by moving with the android OS as it has been reported that the Blackberry has suffered dwindling profit in recent times?
Outside of the vague availability date, it looks like BBM on Samsung Galaxy will only be served up in Africa atleast for now.
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