Best Chat & Messenger Apps for Android

Chat & messenger apps are found in this category. These apps allow the user to communicate with friends, family or strangers. Types include SMS, anonymous, and dating chat & messenger apps. Chat & messenger apps are great for those who want to communicate with loved ones or meet new people.

Last updated 08-23-2017

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

Wispi
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Wispi

Android

Seller: Wispi Apps & Media

35 3.5

Connect yourself to the world with free messaging, calls, and channels! You can call any number whether landline or mobile with low cost or no charge at all and get in touch with other users even without internet access. Not only that, but you also get to broadcast yourself and gain a great number of followers!

This is social media enhances communication with voice and video mail, animation features, and multimedia sharing. Find attractive and interesting content as you browse through people and channels. Communicate with convenience and be seen in a fun social media page!

▲ Find friends near you and communicate with them through mobile or landline with little to no cost.

▲ Browse through lifestyle channels and discover things you can apply in everyday life.

Live Chat - Meet new people
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Live Chat - Meet new people

Android

Seller: LiveChat Studio

35 3.5

Want to talk with people from anywhere around the world? This app lets you video chat with people for up to 3 minutes. Find new friends and avoid awkward situations!

To connect with someone, simply swipe right on the screen. If you don't like the profile you are currently looking at, swipe again to find someone else. If you do want to speak with someone, just wait for the connection to be established and enjoy high-quality video chats. You can even send virtual gifts and use stickers for more fun. If, however, live chatting is not your thing, no worries. You can send as many text chats as you like!

▲ Instantly have a video chat with interesting people. Make new friends with just a few swipes on the screen.

▲ Spice things up by sending virtual gifts and using chat stickers!

Android
Live Chat - Meet new people

Live Chat - Meet new people

Free

TextMe Up Free Calling & Texts
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TextMe Up Free Calling & Texts

Android

Seller: TextMe Inc.

35 3.5

Thought it was impossible to communicate with other people across the world through SMS and calls? The impossible has now become possible with this app that gives you free calls and texts to any number! Once you sign up, you get a free number plus you can add as many numbers as you like to have. Talk to people from the US, Canada, and across 40 other countries!

The app also allows group messaging for you to easily share texts, videos, and photos with your friends. Switch between different numbers and experience free calls and texts with people all over the world!

▲ Invite your friends to use the app and enjoy free calls and text messages!

▲ Earn credits and get text and call coverage to 200 countries!

Android
TextMe Up Free Calling & Texts

TextMe Up Free Calling & Texts

Free