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Nimbuzz

August 30, 2012 11:00 ET

Nimbuzz to Bring Free Messaging to Nokia Lumia and Windows Phone Smartphones

With More Than 105 Million Users, Nimbuzz Messenger Provides Free Messaging and Multimedia Sharing

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - Aug 30, 2012) - In partnership with Nokia, Nimbuzz (www.nimbuzz.com) -- one of the fastest-growing mobile instant messaging applications in the world -- today announces it will bring its hit Nimbuzz Messenger app to all Nokia Lumia and Windows Phone smartphones. The new Nimbuzz Messenger features free SMS messaging, group instant messaging, picture sharing and more.

Nimbuzz's Messenger app is already hugely popular with customers using Nokia Store, and will now be made available to all Nokia Lumia consumers, via Windows Phone Marketplace. Users can easily chat with friends on Facebook, Gtalk, Yahoo! Messenger or Live Messenger (MSN), all for free.

"Nimbuzz has long been one of Nokia's most requested apps, with Nimbuzz Messenger providing Nokia consumers with an easy-to-use, free way to connect with friends and share content," said Maximilian Schierstädt, Director, Global Partner Management, Nokia. "Nokia devices deliver outstanding experiences to consumers, and we're committed to developing partnerships, such as Nimbuzz, which deliver even better apps, services and features to our portfolio of devices."

"With more than 105 million users worldwide, Nimbuzz Messenger is one of the 'must-have' applications for Symbian smartphone users, and as part of our ongoing collaboration with Nokia's, we are excited to bring the service to Nokia Lumia and Windows Phone smartphones. We're confident Nimbuzz Messenger will provide one of the best free messaging services available in Marketplace," said Joby Babu, Nimbuzz head of operations. 

Nimbuzz ads more than 180,000 new users every day, and its users spend on average two-and-a-half hours per day communicating via the mobile app. For more information, or to download Nimbuzz Messenger, visit www.nimbuzz.com.

About Nimbuzz

Nimbuzz is the free video and voice calling and messaging app for the connected generation. The multi award-winning Nimbuzz application enables people to enjoy free calls, instant messaging and social networking, using the Internet capabilities of their mobile device. With more than 105 million users and more than 180,000 new registrations per day, Nimbuzz is currently used in more than 200 countries worldwide and is available on thousands of the world's most popular devices across all major platforms such as Android, Symbian, iPhone, iPod touch, J2ME, as well as Windows and Mac desktop computers.

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