Research In Motion let us know that the beta version of eBay v2.0 for BlackBerry Smartphones is now available in BlackBerry Beta Zone for BlackBerry smartphone users. The eBay app for BlackBerry smartphones is a mobile commerce app that allows users to access one of the largest online trading communities, and ensure that buyers and sellers don’t miss a moment of their eBay action.

New features include:

  • BBM Connected –Post a recently purchased item as your personal message or share a listing with your BBM contacts and chat through BBM. You can even invite them to download the application if they don’t already have it.
  • New User Interface – The user interface has been completely redesigned and updated, while maintaining core eBay design and functionality, to provide users with a closely integrated BlackBerry /eBay experience.
  • Sell from your device – Create and publish a listing on eBay from just about anywhere. With core integration to your BlackBerry Camera and photo library, you can upload an image to the listing you created, directly from your BlackBerry smartphone.
  • Improved buying experience – Looking for a collector’s item?  The advanced search makes it easier to find what you’re looking for. Modify your search with your preferences and indicate whether you’re looking for a new or used item, which country sites you’d like to search and more!

This app is available in Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom and the United States.  With the selling feature available to customer in the United Kingdom and the United States eBay sites. You can get eBay 2.0 from BlackBerry Beta Zone.