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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 Ping Will Not Be Available Till September 1st, 2012

August 22nd, 2012

Hi guys,

Due to recent restrictions on SMS imposed by the Indian Government, Nimbuzz Ping will not be available to use till the 1st of September. Although Nimbuzz Ping is a nifty utility which helps you keep in touch with each other without the need for a smartphone, it has been classified under the A2P promotional SMS category and therefore restricted due to National Security reasons.

We apologize for this and assure you that Nimbuzz Ping will be back up as soon as the restriction is lifted. Till then you can use our web messenger to keep in touch with your friends and family.

Stay Safe. Stay Connected.

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.


Happy Diwali from Nimbuzz Team

October 26th, 2011

Hey Guys,

It’s festival season this time of the year when the whole country gets lit up with beautiful lights and the sound of the crackers!

This Diwali enjoy the most with your friends and families and stay connected with them on Nimbuzz.

Above is a small Diwali greeting card from the Nimbuzz team to wish you all a Very Happy and Prosperous Diwali! :)

Nimbuzz launches Poster Campaign in India and Nepal

July 19th, 2011

Hey guys, come join the celebration! We are launching our poster campaign in India and Nepal to connect your friends ;) . We have been receiving lot of queries where many of you wanted to be associated with Nimbuzz. So here is a chance to do that. The Nimbuzz poster campaign gives a great opportunity to be associated with Nimbuzz and win loads of prizes.

Three lucky users will get exclusive prize! So what are you waiting for? Go ahead and read the full post below and paint the walls Nimbuzz Orange

What is the poster campaign?


Aircel Unlimited Surfing in India

May 6th, 2011

Aircel India offers unlimited internet surfing, uploading and downloading with a charge of just 14 Rs. For the 3 days. Browsing is unlimited and the download charges are applicable depending on the product you download like songs, ringtones and themes.

How to activate this plan- You have to pay Rs.14 to activate this plan. Just buy an Aircel pocket internet recharge card or E-recharge with same price. You can also activate this plan by Dial *234*114#.

To check its validity just dials 121 or 125#.

To activate GPRS in your connection just type a massage PI and send it to 121.


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?


Nokia C3 initial impression

December 28th, 2010

Hey guys it’s been long since the launch of the Nokia C3. And some of you must be thinking that how is this phone so that they can probably buy it and enjoy its features.

We had posted about Nokia C3 getting launched in India some time back on our blog and thought that it would be great to hear from you all who are using this phone

It was also said that it will bring another revolution of QWERTY phones to the Indian market. The best thing about this phone is that it provides reach features at an affordable cost. Priced at Rs 5999/- it provides great value to your pocket.


New Blackberry Bold 9780 now available in India

December 7th, 2010

Hey all blackberry fans out there, soon after our launch of Nimbuzz for Blackberry, Research in Motion (RIM) also announced its latest Blackberry Bold 9780 in India. The Blackberry Bold 9780 is also known as the Blackberry Bold 3 owing to the Blackberry Bold series.

This Blackberry Bold 9780 looks very similar to the previously launched 9700, but the thing that makes it very different is that the new Bold runs the latest Blackberry OS 6.0 which has played its spree on web. Blackberry OS 6.0 brings a new improved UI to the new Bold and provides much faster browsing experience.

Blackberry Bold 9780 New Features


How to change your operator with Mobile Number portability

December 3rd, 2010

Hey guys it’s been long that it has been talked about and now we can see this happening from January 20th 2010.

There have been many users who have been dissatisfied with the services of a particular operator, due to their own experiences and wanting to change to a different operator but couldn’t do so as they had shared their mobile numbers with many contacts and would not like to leave the number.

How to change your operator?