One of the very popular and probably one of the best free instant mobile messenger & phone app, available for your Windows PC, Mac or mobile phone is Nimbuzz. The idea about its popularity can be noticed from the fact that it has more than 150 million downloads on all mobile platforms.
Nimbuzz mobile messenger is very popular among Indian people. Infact in 2012 Nimbuzz moved its headquarters from Rotterdam to New Delhi, India to be closer to the expected mobile Internet boom happening there in the next five years. With so many messaging and free calling apps available for mobile (who also spend huge amount of money on advertisement), Nimbuzz still has a good name in the voip industry and widely used by people. Because of is its huge set of features and uniqueness that people like this messaging app.
In this article we will first look at various features and then we will explore its availability.
Nimbuzz App Features
As we have already said earlier, Nimbuzz has a huge set of features. It lets you make cheap international voice calls, send unlimited chat messages, share files on any mobile device across popular messengers.
Connect with your Nimbuzz friends and all your friends across popular instant messaging – and social networks.
- Like Whatsapp, it allows to chat with your friends for free who are also using Nimbuzz on their mobile or PC client.
- Share Music, Movies and Photos with your Friends.
- It allows to log-in and connect with friends on Nimbuzz, Facebook, Windows Live Messenger (MSN), Yahoo and Google Talk.
- Unique Feature – All instant messaging client in one. You have friends on Facebook and you have friends on Gtalk, so you have to use two messaging client to chat with these friends. Nimbuzz combine all of these IM in one. Nimbuzz Messenger lets you chat with your buddies on Facebook, Gtalk 24×7 for free.
- GROUP CHAT – Enjoy group conversations by sending text messages to your contacts in a single group.
- CHATROOMS – Make new friends in chat rooms and share your location for easy face-to-face meet up.
- OFFLINE MESSAGES – Even if you miss your push notifications or turn off your phone, Nimbuzz saves your messages offline until you retrieve them during the next application use
Free Calling with Nimbuzz
Use Nimbuzz to call your friends for free no matter where they are and enjoy unbeatable audio quality and ease-of-use, powered by the latest state-of-the art audio engine.
- Free International HD quality voice calls with all your Nimbuzz Messenger contacts
- Note – Calls with non nimbuzz users are not cheap
- Since Nimbuzz is available for all platforms (more on this later), people can make free calls from mobile to PC, Android to Nokia, Windows Mobile to Blackberry and all other possible combinations
Cheap International Calling with Nimbuzz Out
Here comes the main attractive part of Nimbuzz. Often happens that you and your friends are not using the same mobile application, you are connected to internet but your friend is not using internet on mobile. Effectively it means that you cannot your friends and family for free and you have to either rely on normal telecom or find some other cheap application.
Nimbuzz (a voip client) offers cheap international calling under its Nimbuzz Out plan.
- Nimbuzz allows cheap voip calls – Using internet and nimbuzz app on PC or mobile, you can call other non nimbuzz users at cheap rates
- You can use Nimbuzz app anywhere in the world and on any phone. All it requires is internet. This effectively means that you can make nimbuzz calls from anywhere in the world.
- You can use Nimbuzz in India and make cheap calls to USA or Canada or Europe or Dubai or Middle East etc..
Nimbuzz not only has the option of Pay as you go rates but is has some interesting callings packs, monthly plans etc. I will write a separate article on Nimbuzz out minutes pack and available options (read this article). That should help you decide which package you should buy !
Nimbuzz SIP Client
If you don’t want to use Nimbuzz out but you use any other voip client, you can then configure SIP settings of that voip provider in Nimbuzz software. That is, Nimbuzz software is capable of configuring SIP settings of any sip provider and make cheap calls.
Nimbuzz App Availability
It is available for all platforms.
- Nimbuzz App for Windows PC (windows 7 and windows 8 computer) – Download Link
- Nimbuzz App for MAC (Mac OS X 10.5.5 and above) – Download Link
- Nimbuzz App for iPads – Download Link
- Nimbuzz App for Windows Tablets – Download Link
- Nimbuzz App for Android Tablets – Download Link
- Nimbuzz App for Android Mobiles – Download Link
- Nimbuzz App for iPhone – Download Link
- Nimbuzz App for Blackberry Mobiles (4.5 and above) – Download Link
- Nimbuzz App for Windows Mobiles (7.5 and 8) – Download Link
- Nimbuzz App for Nokia Symbian Phones – Download Link
- Nimbuzz App for Nokia Java Based Mobiles – Download Link
- Nimbuzz App for Kindle Fire – Download Link