Archive for ‘Awards’ Category

Nimbuzz – Winner Of The Opera Top Apps Awards

December 14th, 2012

We are extremely proud to be the winner in the Opera Software’s 2012 Top Apps Awards in the communication category for Android operating system and also the overall winner for Symbian operating systems.

Nimbuzz, a free all-in-one communications app that allows users to call, message, chat, meet, and share photos, music and videos – anytime, anywhere, across multiple devices – wins Opera Software’s 2012 Top Apps Awards in the Communications category, specifically for its Nimbuzz Messenger Chat and Call for Symbian.

For more information, here’s the link to the announcement:

It brings us tremendous joy to know that there are a great number of users out there who appreciate the services provided by Nimbuzz.
Thank you all for your support!

Nimbuzz Comes Pre-loaded On Swipe Tablets

August 17th, 2012

Swipe Telecom has just launched some very affordable tablets in the Indian market. One of them is a 3D tablet! That is a first for the Indian Tablet market. There are three different variants – the Float, Holo and 3D Life.

You can check out the tablets here.

Why are we telling you all this?

This is because the Swipe tablets come pre-loaded with all the ‘appy goodness’ you would want. Guess which awesome app is also included in that? Yes, Nimbuzz is supported out of the box in the Swipe Tablets so you don’t have to download it from Google Play or the Amazon App Store.

You can buy the Swipe tabs from our Ncarry store. Visit this link for more details.

So what does the Nimbuzz Android App do?

• FREE HD VOICE CALLS – Great quality telephonic sound over Wi-Fi or 3G.

HD quality voice calls for free with all your Nimbuzz Messenger contacts.

• FREE MESSAGING – Tired of paying 1 buck a text.

Replace SMS with unlimited free chat.

• OFFLINE MESSAGES: You’ll never have to worry about missing a message.

Even if you miss your push notifications or turn off your phone, Nimbuzz saves your messages offline until you retrieve them the next time you boot up Nimbuzz.

• CHEAP INTERNATIONAL CALLS – Got family and friends abroad well, Nimbuzz makes the world a smaller place. Buy Nimbuzz Out credits and make really cheap international calls to mobile and landlines.

• SIP VOIP ACCOUNTS – Connect to any of our existing SIP partners or to any other SIP provider and enjoy extremely low cost calls.

• CHAT BUDDIES – If you’re bored in class just boot up one of our popular chat buddies for Twitter, Cricket, Astrology etc. They are very entertaining.

• AND MUCH MORE: Custom chat wallpaper, Landscape mode, Contact sorting, improved Presence Icons, precise message time stamps, Chat history, N-world, free Avatars and much more.

We hope that all you guys who are looking to buy the Swipe tablet love our app. The Nimbuzz Android app is built from the ground up to take advantage of the very capable open source goodness of Android. It will keep you connected with all your friends, family and colleagues. Give it a spin and let us know how you like it.


Nimbuzz wins Best Mobile IM of 2011

March 22nd, 2011

Thanks to all of you who voted, Nimbuzz won the award for Best Mobile Instant Messaging app of 2011, with a smashing majority of 90% of all the votes!!

This is even more rewarding, since it’s the second year in a row that we have won the award for the Best Mobile IM :D .

On top of this, we also won the Best Mac IM and we are runner up in most all the categories we have been nominated in, such as Best IM of 2011 overall, Best Web Messenger and Best IM Developer.

See the awards on

Thanks you all for you votes and trust!

Nominate Nimbuzz for the #MashableAwards

October 5th, 2010


Thanks to your continued support and trust Nimbuzz has won a lot of awards in the past! Now we need your vote once again :) , to help us win the : Best Mobile User Experience of the 2010 Mashable Awards.

Just follow these 3 simple steps:

  1. Click on button below
  2. nominate-nimbuzz-button

  3. Signs in with your Twitter or Facebook account
  4. Click “Nominate

Voting ends on 29th of November. Please also tell your friends and family – the more the merrier :)

Get latest updates from us via twitter. Just follow @nimbuzzin

Thanks a lot everybody!!

Nimbuzz wins regional challenge for BlackBerry Super App

October 4th, 2010


Nimbuzz was selected a winner of the regional challenge for best BlackBerry apps in the first stage  of the 2010 BlackBerry Partners Fund Super Apps Developer Challenge! Yay :D !

After just a few days from receiving the prestigious Bully Award 2010,  for being a leading European technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) company, we have another award for our wall of  fame.

For this award  the jury selected up to 12 Regional Semi-Finalists in any Category from a pool of  hundreds of  European companies.

We are happy to be recognized as one of the best BlackBerry apps and we promise you that we will continue to improve the application so you will always enjoy the best chat experience on your BlackBerry mobile.

Next step is to compete in the Semifinals.

Wish us luck!

Get latest updates from us via twitter. Just follow @nimbuzzin

WINNER! Nimbuzz crowned Best Symbian App #getties

July 14th, 2010


Now there is no more doubt that Nimbuzz is the best app for your Symbian mobile. This was proven before when Nimbuzz won Nokia’s “Must Have Social Networking app of the year” Ovi award and when OVI users voted us as their second favorite Nokia app .

Now we have yet another reason to celebrate. We just won the Best Symbian App at Gettie Awards 2010 !! Thanks for all your support guys!  Nimbuzz had to compete with 7,000 apps from more than 100 countries so this is quite an achievement!

Organized by Getjar, the second biggest mobile app store, with over 1Billion downloads and 74,774 apps and games available, in conjunction with the MobileBeat conference, the Getties is the mobile app world’s equivalent of the Oscars.

We promise to update the post with pictures from the event as soon as Daniel sends them in. He was present at the event and was proud to receive the prize for us  and thank our users, Developers and GetJar for it !

Thanks again to everybody who nominated us!

Get latest updates from us via twitter. Just follow @nimbuzzin

Nimbuzz nominated for Best Symbian App Category #Getties

July 7th, 2010


Great news everybody! Nimbuzz is a finalist for Best Symbian App at the Getjar “Gettie Awards 2010“. We are proud to be among the world’s best Symbian apps, especially since the finalists were picked from an overwhelming 7,000 nominations from more than 100 countries :) .

Organized by Getjar, the second biggest mobile app store, with over 1Billion downloads and 74,774 apps and games available, in conjunction with the MobileBeat conference, the Getties is the mobile app world’s equivalent of the Oscars


Vote Nimbuzz @ CTIA 2010 Emerging Technology Awards

March 11th, 2010

Vote Nimbuzz at CTIA awards

To continue with more good news, after the BlackBerry and iPhone updates from earlier today  :-)  , we would like to let you know that once again your vote is needed. Help us win the Best Mobile Applications – Entertainment/Social Networking app title at CTIA Emerging Technology Awards 2010. [Click to vote] – you will need to register.

As you saw just a few days ago, your voice counts: Big Time! Thanks to you, Nimbuzz won :  Best Mobile IM, Best Im Design, IM developers of the year. What do you say? Shall we get another prize  :-)  ??

Created in 2006, the CTIA Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards program has celebrated and promoted some of the most innovative wireless products and services in the areas of consumer, enterprise and network technology.

Each year, nearly 300 applications are submitted and reviewed by a panel of recognized members of the media, industry analysts and executives . Products are judged on innovation, functionality, technological importance, implementation and overall “wow” factor.

And talking about the WOW factor here is a demo using Twitter with Nimbuzz on Symbian :


Nimbuzz Rocks at “2010 Reader’s Choice Awards” on

March 2nd, 2010


Hey Nimbuzz fans – Remember “2010 Reader’s Choice Awards” on I am sure you do and you were as excited about its results as Nimbuzz itself.

Well, this gives us profound pleasure in sharing that Nimbuzz has added one more feather to its hat by winning the award. On top winning Nokia’s “Must Have Social Networking application of the year”, and “Best Converged Solution” at Mobile News Awards, grabbing four awards at the Top Mobile20 , Nimbuzz was the showstopper by winning three of the five categories Nimbuzz was nominated in the 2010 awards. Nimbuzz was awarded:

  • Best Mobile IM
  • Best Im Design
  • IM developers of the year


Nominate Nimbuzz as the “Best IM client of 2010″!

January 19th, 2010

Top IM client of 2010

Your opinion counts and now you it’s time to use it by nominating Nimbuzz as the Best Mobile IM client in the “2010 Reader’s Choice Awards” on

All you have to do is click here , fill in your name and email address and write Nimbuzz wherever you think we deserve to be nominated! We would recommend Best IM Client Overall :) *cough cough*.