Nimbuzz, a leading cross-platform global communications solution, today announced that it has become one of the largest mobile and Web communications platforms, with more than 100 million users worldwide. Nimbuzz addresses a growing globaldemand forcommunication services within emerging markets around the world.
Nimbuzz provides a single tool to make voice and video VoIP calls, send instant messages and share data between all major communications platforms – on any mobile device or desktop – for free.
As one of the only multi-language solutions on the market,Nimbuzz has seen massive growth within the emerging mobile App market across Asia and the Middle East, and continues its tremendous growth within the U.S., amassing more than 6.5 million users that communicate daily with friends and family overseas. The company has also built strong developer channels with local carriers and global OEM device manufactures.
A Smarter, Cheaper Approach to Global Communication
Launched in the Netherlands in 2006, Nimbuzz enablesfree video and voice calling between users, while dramatically reducing the cost of calls to landline and mobile phones. Nimbuzz unifies and enables communication across major platforms, including MSN, GTalk, Yahoo!, social networks such as Facebook and Twitter, mobile platforms like iOS, Android, Symbian, Windows Phone, BlackBerry and J2ME as well as Windows, Mac and Web.
“Families and friends are attempting to communicate with each other through mobile devices around the world, but many operating systems and communication platforms require the use of large amounts of expensive data,” said Nimbuzz CEO, Vikas Saxena. “Nimbuzz bridges this gap by providing a single platform, with low-to-no cost at all, across any device in any form of voice, video, file sharing and more. We are powering a global audience of more than 100 million connected mobile users – a milestone that only a couple dozen companies in the history of the Internet have reached.”
Nimbuzz’s easy-to-use mobile solution is designed to address a unique user-base within the U.S and emerging global markets.
Key User Growth Statistics
- More than 100 million users in 80 countries: Asia (31); Middle East (30 million); Africa (13); Europe (10); USA (6.5)
- 100-percent year-over-year growth
- More than 4,000 devices supported
- More than 1 billion minutes of Nimbuzz P2P, NimbuzzOut and SIP calls made per month