BBM is short for Blackberry Messenger. It is considered to be one of the most secure and reliable messengers. For past couple of years, Blackberry kept BBM app was restricted to Blackberry mobile phones. RIM should have brought BBM to Android and iOS devices long ago. It is one of the most secure and private messenger and this is what everyone wants today. It would have been a huge success if it was released 3 or 4 years ago. For now, it has to fight its way upwards and face opponents like Whatsapp and Viber. This is not so easy and it will surely take its time. BBM must prove itself to be able to top the communications apps list.
BBM is available for mobile devices only. When it is released for Android, it opens up many new ways for it. Because of Android release, BBM can be installed on computers as well. Just like Whatsapp, Viber and other messaging applications, it is pretty easy to use it on PC. To download BBM for PC, you have to download its APK from the download link given below. Then you have to set up the Android Emulator. We are using the BlueStacks emulator here which is pretty efficient and easy to use. To install BBM on Windows PC or Mac, follow the guide given below to the letter!
Download the Bluestacks player for MAC or Windows, according to your operating system. If you want to install BBM Messenger on Mac, then download Bluestacks for OS X and if you want to install BBM Messenger on Windows PC, then download BlueStacks player for Windows.
How To Install BBM Messenger on Computer/PC
- Download and install Bluestacks on your respective operating system.
- Now download BBM Messenger apk for PC and place it anywhere on your desktop.
- Now open the BBM Messenger for PC apk and select Bluestacks to run it (If not selected by default).
- It will be installed and then you will receive a notification that installation is done.
- Open this notification and app will be started.
- Use mouse cursor as the finger to touch on the screen.
- Use the keyboard to type messages.
- Alternatively you can download the application directly in the Bluestacks using the Google Play Store account