As of 2015, Samsung users can download BlackBerry Messenger for Samsung devices through the application's page on the Google Play Store. The Google Play Store's version of BBM is compatible with any device using the Android operating system, which includes most Samsung devices. BBM is a chat tool developed by BlackBerry, and it is also available on the iPhone and various BlackBerry devices.
The BBM application includes media sharing functionality that allows users to share photos, documents, voice notes and other files with people on their contact lists. The application also includes the BBM Voice free voice calling feature, as well as live location sharing, notification of new messages, timed messages and a message retraction system that removes messages from existing BBM chat logs.
Users add one another on BBM by using a unique PIN code assigned to each device, and can moderate who is included on their contacts lists. BBM users can also create multi-person chats with contacts, allowing more than two people to communicate in a single channel. BBM also offers a broadcast feature that allows users to send messages to multiple contacts simultaneously.
As of 2015, BBM has an installation base of between 100 million to 500 million users on the Google Play Store.