This is a touch screen version the latest 1.98 release Nimbuzz chat and instant messaging app. Nimbuzz lets you connect with your friends using Facebook Chat, Yahoo IM , Google Talk and Nimbuzz Chat.

This is an signed app for Boost Mobile and some other phones that do not support signed 3rd party apps and must use an unsigned version.  Click here for a signed version. For a version of Nimbuzz 198 for non-touchscreen phones click here.

According to the Nimbuzz blog, the new features in this release are:

  • Quick access to your contact list which loads online/notifiable contacts first and remaining contacts in the background.
  • Phone number based registration introduced for quicker, safer password retrieval.
  • Improved verification process to provide better chatroom experience.
  • Chat with your FB friends even if they are offline/Notifiable. Nimbuzz now allows you to send Push Notifications/offline messages to them.
  • Overall performance Improvements (Connectivity, Speed, Bug Fixes)
  • Resolved memory issues for Lower End devices.

Type: Freeware
Vendor: Nimbuzz – Product PageOnline HelpBlog
Data Connection Required: Yes
Screen Size: all
Touch Support: Yes

Reported working on:  Nokia N8, Samsung Wave GT-S8500
Reported NOT working on:

The app “Nimbuzz” (661 KB) is ready to download or send to your phone as filename: “nimbuz198tu”


Downloading uses paid data. Downloads are for basic phones that support Java ME such as Nokia S40 phones. They do not work on Android, Apple, Firefox or Windows phones.

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