Nimbuzz, which is the free messaging and voice-aclling service, has entered into a partnership with LG Mobiles. Under this arrangement, all the L-Series III smartphones of LG will come preloaded with Nimbuzz application, and Nimbuz will provide users of L series of smartphones with 100 minutes of free international calls to any number in the United States of America.
Nimbuzz claims to have over 150 million users globally and their app is used in moe than 200 countries. They further claim to have a growth rate of over 210000 new registrations each day or a new Nimbuzz user every second.
Speaking about their association with LG, Vikas Saxena, CEO Nimbuzz said, “Nimbuzz being a pioneer of FREE mobile communication. Voice calling is fast changing into an Internet based service from being a telecom one. We are extremely excited about our partnership with LG. Their commitment to re-inventing smartphone technologies coupled with our scaled International calling platform will ensure that the LG users would find immense value from the Offer.
“Voice calling is fast becoming an internet based service. We are extremely excited about our association with Nimbuzz on our latest Android KitKat OS based L-Series III lineup. Their commitment to extending an affordable international calling platform to users will draw maximum value for LG and Nimbuzz. The growing popularity of affordable smartphones from industry players like LG and the increasing adoption of Wi Fi /3G networks will only accelerate this technological shift,” said Amit Gujral, Marketing Head LG Mobiles, India on LG’s partnership with Nimbuzz.
Nimbuzz communication app is available on the most popular platforms such as, Android, iOS, Symbian, Windows Phone, and J2ME, as well as Windows and Mac computers.