Best Chat & Messaging Apps for Android

Chat & messaging apps are found in this category. These apps allow the user to contact friends and family via message instantaneously. Types include private, anonymous, and group chat & messaging apps. Chat & messaging apps are great for all kinds of people looking to stay in touch with loved ones quickly and easily.

Last updated 08-20-2017

Between - Private Couples App
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Between - Private Couples App

Android

Seller: VCNC

45 4.5

No matter where life takes you, feel even closer to your partner with this simply delightful app designed for couples. Through passcode protection, enjoy personal space for your eyes only. Once you and your partner download the app - which can be accessed via desktop too - sync up your accounts and start customizing your space. Personalize by adding pictures, inserting dates on a shared calendar, and creating countdown reminders for those all important dates, such as the anniversary of when you first met, or even your first kiss!

This app gives you the tools to make interacting with your partner fun and engaging! Pick and choose between adorable, frequently updated stickers; changeable themes; and create event pop-ups for certain days. Keep track of important life events by creating colorful photo and video albums, and insert text onto your media! You can even use your finger as a pen to add arty doodles to pictures and make your memories standout even more!

▲ Decorate photos, receive event reminders, and check the location and weather of your other half, all from the home page!

▲ A countdown will make sure you never miss an anniversary and remind you of the time you have spent together.

▲ Send messages with unique stickers and upload media. With the Pro version, you can even create a love letter with your choice of background color and music!

Android
Between - Private Couples App

Between - Private Couples App

Free

WhatsCall - Free Global Calls
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WhatsCall - Free Global Calls

Android

Seller: Cheetah Mobile Cloud (NYSE:CMCM)

45 4.5

Once upon a time, if you traveled abroad, you would probably need ink and a quill to send a message to a loved one. Fast-forward a couple of centuries and we have become accustomed to lightning fast instant messaging and ... overpriced calls?! Regardless of location, this app now presents an alternative option, allowing users to natter away at an affordable price ... free!

Creating an account can be done within 15 seconds. Simply enter your number, and choose whether or not to import your phone's contacts. Send a written or voice message, and even start a video chat to make conversations that extra bit intimate. Calls can be made using credits, and credits can be won for free! To do this, simply spin a colorful wheel to see how many credits you will receive, or alternatively, complete one of many easy in-app tasks!

▲ The simple messaging layout will allow even the lesser tech-savvy users navigate the app with ease.

▲ All contacts can be imported straight from your phone!

▲ Spin the wheel and engage in challenges to boost your credits.

Android
WhatsCall - Free Global Calls

WhatsCall - Free Global Calls

Free

Moovz - The Global LGBT Social Network
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Moovz - The Global LGBT Social Network

Android

Seller: Interacting Technology

40 4

The world of gender and orientation is becoming more and more revolutionized, thanks to technology and the millions of supporters behind borderless connections. This platform is currently at the forefront of worldwide campaigns, bridging both open and closeted individuals to connect with the same people openly, without judgment. Find and be found right here, and spread love around as you would wish!

Share parts of yourself to people online – upload media like photos and videos, or post questions to begin interacting with others. Set up your profile to attract potential relationships, or reward yourself with free time to browse through a gallery feed that is regularly filled with viral content, memes, and inspirational posts. Be right at the heart of love, and inspire others during your stay!

▲ Find people to connect with in just an instant!

▲ Discover more individuals who may have same or different interests!

▲ Get firsthand updates about worldwide LGBT events.

Android
Moovz - The Global LGBT Social Network

Moovz - The Global LGBT Social Network

Free

Converbration
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Converbration

Android

Seller: HyperByte

40 4

More and more advanced technology has enabled app consumption and experience to become more enjoyable. One example is this tool which allows people to easily know who has texted them simply by activating and tweaking a few settings.

This tool’s intelligent function design lets you determine if a message is short, long, urgent, unnecessary, or exciting. It can even block messages that may not be safe, and can automatically let you ignore ones that you think are annoying. It works seamlessly well with major instant messaging apps, and can cater up to 17 languages all at the same time.

▲ Not in the mood for small talk? Know instantly if a person's message is uninteresting!

▲ You can enable or disable fully customizable features like vibrations and specific text emotion detectors.

▲ Is there a recurring theme to your conversations with a friend? Know if they are the ones who send you a message through custom filters!

Android
Converbration

Converbration

Free

Hangouts Meet
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Hangouts Meet

Android

Seller: Google Inc.

40 4

Things going on at work may not always go smoothly. More often than not, emergency meetings can be held, or direct, surprise conferences from higher offices can demand more time from their workers. Luckily, tools like this app can enable any team member to join important meetings whenever and wherever they are.

Simple to use and powerfully capable of delivering, this tool can bridge colleagues who are far away from each other. With its high quality video conference features, anyone can send meeting invites to contacts, and they can join easily with just a few simple clicks.

▲ Meetings can host up to 30 participants which makes everything convenient for big teams!

▲ Meetings show full details such as participants and place.

Android
Hangouts Meet

Hangouts Meet

Free