BBM Beta Gets New Version And Features


BlackBerry has just pushed out a new version of BBM for you beta testers out there! New features include group picture messaging and “D” and “R” notifications for file transfers.

New Features

Upgrade now and be the first to test out these new features:

·         Share Pictures in BBM Group Chats – we know this is one you have been waiting for! In the middle of a Group Chat and have the perfect picture to share in the moment? Now, you can share pictures directly in your Group Chat!

·         “Delivered” and “Read” Notifications for File Transfers – enjoying the new ‘D’ and ‘R’ notifications for Picture Messages? Now, we bring the same experience to File Transfers! Send files to friends and family and receive confirmation when they have been read in BBM Chats.


Be sure to also check out the new improvements to Picture Message bubbles!


Hop on over to the Beta Zone and grab it!


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