iMessage Alternatives for Android

    iMessage is not available for Android but there are plenty of alternatives with similar functionality. The best Android alternative is Signal, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to iMessage and many of them are available for Android so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Android alternatives to iMessage are Skype (Freemium), Wire (Free Personal, Open Source), Conversations (Free, Open Source) and Facebook Messenger (Free).

    This page was last updated Sep 13, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      • Self-Hosted
      • Apple Messages
      Apple’s messaging network has gained a lot of popularity in recent years, though it has long been locked down to their platforms. But now, AirMessage makes it easy to send and receive messages to your friends and family through group chats, images, videos and audio messages!
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    1. Sylo is a Smart Wallet designed for your best digital life. You keep your assets, your contacts and your conversations all in one place.
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    2. A top-notch anonymous MESSENGER encrypted in blockchain. A Blockchain-based system for data and message transfers along with an integrated payment system are providing a truly fundamental benefits for all-personal and business-like communications.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Android
      • Ubuntu Touch
      • Plasma Mobile
      Kaidan is a simple, user-friendly Jabber/XMPP client providing a modern user interface using Kirigami and QtQuick. The back-end of Kaidan is written in C++ using the QXmpp XMPP client library and Qt 5.
    3. Safe Text® is a texting service that is built with state of the art technology to ensure your privacy and anonymity. We’ve removed all links between what you text, who you are and who you text.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Chat app for the Android platform using XMPP technology for the real time communication. Also includes strategies for the meaningful avatar motion generation and different avatar pose interpolations in a real-time. It also presents DTW algorithmic.
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    4. Zom's security and privacy features are powered by the amazing foundation created by the ChatSecure project, and works with other great apps like Conversations.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      4talk IM service is a complete IM service for communicating with your phone contacts using your PC in the office or at home. You can transfer files and messages and access your correspondence from your mobile devices.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Blackberry
      • Android Tablet
      • Windows Phone
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Brand your online video calls, meetings, and conference room in seconds. All done in the browser. No download and installation required. FREE for 2 months!.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Pipe is an android app that enables you to receive information of your interest right away on your mobile devices without having to sort through a bunch of emails and social websites.
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