How to Sign Up and Start Chatting With Nimbuzz

Chat for free with friends from around the world on any device

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Nimbuzz is a messaging client that is available on all mobile devices and all mobile carriers worldwide. It allows for free voice calls between members and offers some of the lowest international calling rates. When you sign up for Nimbuzz, you can meet people from all over the world from Nimbuzz's global audience, group chat, and interact in fun ways by sending virtual gifts or playing games.​

Support for the Nimbuzz service was discontinued in early 2019, but there are dozens of messaging apps that support similar features.

How to Get Nimbuzz

Nimbuzz is available on a wide variety of platforms including:

Navigate to the download page for your device or operating system and download the application.

How to Create Your Nimbuzz Account on Mobile

Once you download and install the Nimbuzz app on your mobile device, you're ready to set up your account.

  1. Open Nimbuzz.

  2. Tap Register.

  3. Enter your mobile phone number, if prompted.

  4. Sign in with your Facebook account, or tap Skip to create a unique screen name and a password for Nimbuzz.

    You must confirm that you are at least 17 years old to create a Nimbuzz account.

  5. Allow Nimbuzz to access your contacts so that it can show you which friends are on the service. 

  6. After signing in, chat with a chatbot to learn about the features of the service.

How to Create a Nimbuzz Account on a Mac or PC

Once the application is installed on your computer:

  1. Create a new Nimbuzz username and password.

  2. Enter your email address and phone number.

    The phone number must be entered in International format. Click the menu to see a list of countries and select the correct one.

  3. Enter the presented verification code.

    Create a new Nimbuzz account screen
  4. Select Continue.