Toshiba TG01 with Nimbuzz in Germany

Nimbuzz has announced that its native preinstalled version will be available on the Toshiba TG01 handset, launching with O2 Germany now.

The arrival of the TG01, one of the most anticipated new smartphones of 2009, brings Nimbuzz’s award-winning integrated instant messaging and social networking capabilities pre-installed on the high performance, feature rich device available at launch on the O2 network.

O2 and Toshiba chose Nimbuzz as its social messaging partner in Germany. Accessed via a central icon on the home screen the fast, reliable and easy to use app integrates seamlessly onto the handset and the always on nature of Nimbuzz suits today’s hyperconnected digital lifestyle.

The three companies worked closely together to deliver lifestyle communications features on the Toshiba TG01 for contacting friends across multiple networks from one place. Integrating Nimbuzz achieves this goal thanks to the inclusion of local social networks such as StudiVZ in the client alongside all of the major global communities.

The Toshiba TG01 was first unveiled earlier in the year, with high anticipation from mobile fans for its arrival in the market. With O2 securing the first to market launch for the TG01 in Germany, this will be marked by a series of promotional events at its flagship stores in Munich and Berlin and a full marketing campaign rolled out across Germany.