BlackBerry Messenger Beta for Android has been updated with some new features. The newly released BBM Beta 2 brings BBM Voice and Channels to Android. BBM Voice which was released last year for BlackBerry Devices allows users to call their BBM friends directly from the chat screen. While BBM Channel was released to allow BlackBerry users to join the on-going conversations with BBM community or brands.

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New features in BBM Beta 2

  • Faster, easier sharing of photos files
  • Increased group sizes in BBM Groups
  • New ways to Find Friends on BBM
  • Lots of New Emoticons
  • And more!

There is currently no details when this feature will be coming to the stable version of BBM for Android and iOS. BlackBerry already announced that it will bring BBM Voice and BBM Channels to BBM for Android and iOS in 2014. Let’s see when it will be avialable.