The wait is finally over.  TalkBox for BlackBerry smartphones is now available on BlackBerry App World for users to enjoy the beauty of push to talk.

Features:

  • Push-to-talk (PTT) INSTANT Walkie Talkie, voice messaging, text messaging, photo sharing and location sharing with your friends
  • Multi-Platform support
  • GROUP CHATS
  • Post voice to Facebook, Twitter and make broadcast to all your friends
  • Address Book and Facebook contacts Integration
  • Support various connection including BIS, MDS, WiFi, WAP2 and TCP
  • Support both custom push notification and BIS push service
  • Custom push notification settings
  • Hot-keys for easy and convenient use
Available for BlackBerry smartphones running the BlackBerry OS 5 or higher, TalkBox for BlackBerry is a free app on BlackBerry App World and can be downloaded here.

Press Release

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HONG KONG – 17 July 2012 – TalkBox for BlackBerry® smartphones is now available on BlackBerry App World™ for users to enjoy the beauty of push to talk.

TalkBox is a push to talk app that allows users to communicate with their friends and family through push to talk voice messages. The signature push to talk feature has been successfully creating a new communication revolution around the world, with over 10 millions users taking advantages of what it has to offer.

Jacqueline Chong, TalkBox Chief Marketing Officer said: “We are excited to launch TalkBox for BlackBerry. Since the debut of TalkBox, 10 million users have enjoyed the benefits and experience of instant voice messaging. The launch of TalkBox for BlackBerry lets a BlackBerry user get connected to any other existing TalkBox user.”

Urpo Karjalainen, Regional Managing Director for Asia Pacific at Research In Motion, said: “BlackBerry smartphones have long been renowned for instant messaging and social networking capabilities. We are pleased to have TalkBox available on BlackBerry App World, offering another great way for our customers to stay connected with their friends and family.”

With TalkBox, users do not only send push to talk voice messages, but are also able to send text messages, photos and their location. TalkBox also integrates with different social agents allowing users to post Voice Tweet or Voice Post to Twitter and Facebook.

Available for BlackBerry smartphones running the BlackBerry® 5 OS or higher, TalkBox for BlackBerry is a free app on BlackBerry App World™ and can be downloaded at: http://appworld.blackberry.com/webstore/content/116948.

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About Talkbox
TalkBox is a multi-platform smartphone application that allows users to GET CONNECTED primary through voice messages. The application was first launched on Jan 18, 2011 and has become the number 1 social networking app in South Asia in 3 months. It has grown a very strong user base worldwide with more than 10 million users while continuously optimizing and bringing the best instant voice messaging experience to the market.

The BlackBerry and RIM families of related marks, images and symbols are the exclusive properties and trademarks of Research In Motion Limited. RIM assumes no obligations or liability and makes no representation, warranty, endorsement or guarantee in relation to any aspect of any third party products or services.