Start a BBM Video chat

You can start a BBM Video chat from any BBM chat or from the Phone or Contacts app on your BlackBerry device. If you try to start a BBM Video chat from the Phone or Contacts app with someone who isn't a BBM contact, you will be asked to add the person to BBM before you start your BBM Video chat.
In a BBM chat, the Phone app, or the Contacts app, tap BBM Video.

Accept or decline a BBM Video chat or BBM Voice chat

Tip: Be sure to check if your contact has invited you to a BBM Video chat or a BBM Voice chat before you accept the invitation.
When you receive a BBM Video chat or BBM Voice chat invitation, the name of the contact appears in the middle of your screen.
  • To accept a chat, touch and hold the name and drag it to the bottom of the screen.
  • To ignore a chat, touch and hold the name and drag it to the top of the screen.

About BlackBerry Natural Sound

The BlackBerry Natural Sound icon, The BlackBerry Natural Sound icon, appears on the screen during a BBM Video chat or BBM Voice chat when the right network conditions are present.

BlackBerry Natural Sound technology is designed so that you can share experiences as if you were there. For example, you can hear nuances and variations in the other person's tone, pick up ambient sounds like music playing in the background, and experience stereo sound.



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