1. bakleinberg's Avatar
    For sure Blackberry wants BBM on every device now so what is the NEC Terrain not supported?
    (I know they compete on hardware, however, NEC caved and left the business so no more threat at all!)

    Please someone ask Blackberry to support BBM on the NEC Terrain. Thank you.
    06-15-14 10:03 PM
  2. redchilli88's Avatar
    Welcome to CrackBerry!

    The NEC Terrain OS is Android OS, v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) and has a screen size of 3.1" according to this link:-

    NEC Terrain - Full phone specifications

    BBM for Android supports Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) and Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or later and BBM for Android is compatible with cellular enabled Android devices with a screen size of 7 or less.

    http://us.blackberry.com/support/apps/bbm/faq.html#set-up-bbm

    Have you tried to install it?

    http://us.blackberry.com/support/apps/bbm/for-android.html?IID=au:bb:desktop:Feb2014:hero:androi d-support
    06-15-14 10:28 PM
  3. bakleinberg's Avatar
    I tried to install it. This is what the Google Play store says:

    "This app is incompatible with all of your devices."
    Then it lists the NEC Model
    06-16-14 05:51 AM
  4. MobileMadness002's Avatar
    Doesn't BBM need a higher resolution that 640X480?
    06-16-14 08:51 AM
  5. bakleinberg's Avatar
    I don't know. Why would it?
    It seems it is offered on many lower price phones do they all have better resolution than that?
    06-17-14 07:45 PM
  6. bakleinberg's Avatar
    This link rocks! Thank you!

    How To Install Official BBM App on Non Compatible Android Smartphones & Tablets ? | The Geek Solutions™ | A Fun Filled Tech Journey

    It worked!

    One question is there no BBM voice calls on Android? I did have BBM voice calls before on iPhone?

    Thanks again!
    redchilli88 likes this.
    06-17-14 09:32 PM
  7. eldricho's Avatar
    There is, the 2.3 version doesn't have it however
    So it's weird that you didn't get it, if you use 4.0

    Posted via CB10
    bakleinberg likes this.
    06-17-14 09:54 PM
  8. jope28's Avatar
    You can get the updated BBM version on your phone if you install the 1Mobile Market market.1mobile.com/

    Attachment 279093

    Q10SQN100-1/10.2.1.3175 CB10'n
    06-19-14 11:35 PM
  9. bakleinberg's Avatar
    1mobile market worked excellent for installing the newest BBM Android App!

    Thanks again!
    06-21-14 11:29 AM
  10. jope28's Avatar
    1mobile market worked excellent for installing the newest BBM Android App!

    Thanks again!
    Glad to hear. You can also use it to check for updates to the app as well.
    Is the updated version you just downloaded performing just as well, or better than the previous one you had on your NEC?

    Q10SQN100-1/10.2.1.3175 CB10'n
    bakleinberg likes this.
    06-21-14 11:51 AM
  11. bakleinberg's Avatar
    Way better. It has the voice features now! Thanks again.
    jope28 likes this.
    06-21-14 04:45 PM

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