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Franz Alternatives for Android

Franz is not available for Android but there are plenty of alternatives with similar functionality. The best Android alternative is IM+, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Franz and many of them are available for Android so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Android alternatives to Franz are Dialog Messenger, aTalk, Tinode and Skype Lite.

Franz alternatives are mainly Instant Messengers but may also be Group Chat Apps or Video Calling Apps. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Franz.
This page was last updated Jun 11, 2022
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  • FreemiumOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux

Franz is a free messaging app / former Emperor of Austria and combines chat & messaging services into one application....

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  1. IM+

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Windows Mobile
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Java Mobile
    • Symbian S60
    • HP webOS
    • Blackberry
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Kindle Fire

    Chat everywhere! IM+ is the most widely used mobile IM app! Connect all-in-one to MSN, Yahoo!, Google Talk, AIM, Jabber, ICQ, Facebook, MySpace and Twitter on ALL popular mobile platforms.

    The widest selection of unique features that you won't find in any other IM client!.

    IM+ vs Franz opinions
    Most users think IM+ is a great alternative to Franz.

    Does not support the same range of messengers

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  2. Dialog Messenger

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Self-Hosted
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Dialog Messenger is a customized self-hosted platform usable across multi operation systems simultaneously. dialog provides SDK tools for client interface as well as for server.

    Dialog Messenger vs Franz opinions
    pros, cons and recent comments

    Franz is an all-in-one chat client for multiple chat protocols/services. Dialog is yet another chat service, and offers its own chat protocol

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  3. An encrypted instant messaging with video call and GPS features for android.

  4. Tinode

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Self-Hosted
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Fully open source instant messaging server and clients. No proprietary components or non-free dependencies. Backend in pure Go (GPL 3.0), with a command-line administration tool in python + gRPC. Clients for Android, iPhone, and Web - ReactJS (all licensed under Apache 2.0).

  5. Skype Lite

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    Skype Lite lets you send free text messages and make voice & video calls even under limited network conditions.



  6. Messenger Lite

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    Messenger Lite is a fast and data-efficient messaging app to reach the people in your life.

    Messenger Lite vs Franz opinions
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    This is a single-client app. Franz is multi-client.

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  7. Messenger Kids

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Kindle Fire

    Messenger Kids is a free video calling and messaging app designed for kids to connect with close friends and family from their tablet or smartphone. Kids can only connect with parent-approved contacts, which creates a more controlled environment.

  8. Mini WA+

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android

    Custom Patch for Whatsapp.

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  9. Speek! is the first messenger that is anonymous and censorship-resistant by design. Speek! messenger encrypts all messages and is secure, private and decentralized.

  10. GroupMe

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Online
    • Windows Mobile
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Blackberry
    • Windows Phone
    • Android Wear

    Group messaging platform owned by Microsoft. It's absolutely free, whether you're talking to a group of friends, or texting with one person. Best of all, it works on nearly every phone, via push or SMS. With GroupMe, it's easy to reach anyone, anytime, anywhere.

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