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One Nation One Sim

October 5th, 2012

Imagine that there is no extra roaming charge when you travel all over the country. Yes, it may now be possible according to a mandate that may be passed by Telecom Regulatory Association of India (TRAI). There won’t be any roaming charges applied nationwide from next year. There is no such fixed date as in when the rule will come into play; it is tentatively set for early next year.

The decision by TRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India) will definitely (more…)

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.


Tata DoCoMo unlimited GPRS plans cost and usage details in India

February 14th, 2011

On July 30th, 2010, we had informed you guys about the Tata DoCoMo Prepaid GPRS Plans details and cost in India where Tata DoCoMo had introduced 5 different packs for its prepaid customers with variable usage pattern.

And to make things even more interesting Nimbuzz had partnered with Tata DoCoMo to make Nimbuzz available on Tata DoCoMo’s Buddy Net. Now that Tata DoCoMo has updated their unlimited GPRS plan in India, we thought that we should inform you about the latest rates that are being offered by them so that you are updated on the latest rates and you can calculate you cost per day or month wise and make full use of your hard earned money.

Tata DoCoMo unlimited GPRS plans cost and usage details in India:


UPDATE: Nimbuzz now with official Facebook Connect API support [Java 1.9]

February 2nd, 2011

Nimbuzz 1.9 for Java powered feature phones is available for download.

This update comes with a fix for our Facebook solution. With the implementation of the official Facebook Connect APIs, you can now login to your Facebook account right from inside the app, no need for any extra steps.

We also added a very special feature for our Indonesian Telkomsel users: Free SMS notifications via Nimbuzz Ping.

Nimbuzz Ping let’s you receive free SMS notifications when Nimbuzz friends are trying to connect with you. You will appear online to your friends even if you have Nimbuzz turned off on your mobile phone. See how this works in the video below.

If you would like to be notified when Nimbuzz Ping will be available for your operator sign-up here.

Idea introduces pocket friendly daily packs at Rs. 5 in Delhi NCR & Mumbai

January 3rd, 2011

IDEA Cellular has announced pocket friendly daily packs for its subscribers in Delhi & NCR region and Mumbai region users. The new and affordable daily packs come with huge benefits for prepaid customers who can now choose from an array of services such as Idea to Idea night calling, Free Local/STD minutes and SMS & GPRS offerings at extremely attractive rates.

How to get this plan?

Idea prepaid subscriber can simply dial Dial *369# and choose any one or multiple packs from the menu of attractive offers. Idea subscribers in Mumbai can activate it by dialing *777*1046#.

How much it will cost?


Nimbuzz preinstalled on Micromax X550 Qube touchscreen phone

September 24th, 2010

Micromax 550 Qube

Hey!! We have another addition to the Nimbuzz – Micromax pre-installed mobiles family!! Now Nimbuzz now also comes preinstalled on Micromax X550 Qube phone with Full touch screen support. You can enjoy Nimbuzz multi-community mobile messaging experience and connect with contacts across various IM’s and social networking sites like Gtalk, Yahoo, Hotmail, Facebook mobile chat, Orkut, etc. with a simple touch!

The Micromax X550 Qube features a full touch screen support on an 8.1cms TFT QVGA (240*400) screen. The phone also supports a standby time of up to 6 days. The Qube as the name suggests sports a 3D Cube User Interface

Have a look at the Micromax X550 Qube Features:


Broadband connections growing in India – TRAI

June 7th, 2010

INTERNET for web

AlooTechie has stated that according to the latest figures released by Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) the number of broadband connections in the country has grown to 9 million in April 2010 from 8.75 million in March 2010 registering 2.8 per cent growth.

The total number of broadband subscribers as on March 31, 2009 was 6.22 million and in addition there were 11.09 million internet subscribers.

It’s really exciting to see this increase and know that more of us have the possibility of going online via their PC. The access to internet leads to innovation, economic growth and a better education. I really hope this number will grow even faster :) .


Nimbuzz comes preinstalled on Spice S7000 handset!

June 2nd, 2010

Nimbuzz comes preinstalled on Spice S7000 handset

We have good news for you all. We have one more addition to the Nimbuzz pre-installed mobiles with Spice Mobiles’ new touch phone S-7000. So now all the Spice Mobile users can enjoy the Nimbuzz multi-community mobile messaging experience and connect with  contacts across various IM’s and social networking sites like Gtalk, Yahoo, Hotmail, Facebook, Orkut, etc. with a simple click!

To fully enjoy Nimbuzz on your S-7000 just make sure that the access point is set as GPRS and to start chatting just click on the Nimbuzz icon and connect with your existent account or create a new one ;)

S-7000 Features:


Nokia E5 price in India (coming soon)

May 25th, 2010


After the successful announcement of the 2 upcoming phones, Nokia C3 and Nokia C6, the mobile giant Nokia have finally announced the launch of another QWERTY phone – Nokia E5

Nokia India has priced this phone very nicely at Rs.10634

Nokia E5 is the so called successor of the popular E series mobile phones – E63, E71 and E72

So with this QWERTY mobile, you can easily start chatting with your friends and contacts as Nimbuzz is already available on Nokia Ovi Store

Here are some really nice features of the Nokia E5:


How to activate Vodafone Mobile Internet

May 18th, 2010

Vodafone Mobile Internet

And we are back again with the Internet on mobile blog for you. This time we are focusing on the Vodafone Mobile Internet Plan. In the last series we had shared with you the details about Airtel Prepaid Mobile Internet Vouchers cost comparison, Airtel Mobile Office pricing and usage details across India, Aircel’s Pocket Internet – unlimited web on the go vouchers, and the Vodafone Mobile Connect pricing and usage details across India

Now chat with your friends on your all your IM’s like Gtalk, yahoo, msn, and many more through Nimbuzz, from wherever you are using Vodafone mobile Internet.

How to get started: