Paltalk Alternatives for Linux

    Paltalk is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Skype, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Paltalk and 13 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Paltalk are Wire (Free Personal, Open Source), Zulip (Free Personal, Open Source), Trillian (Freemium) and 3CX Phone System (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Aug 28, 2021

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      Skype is the most popular free voice-over IP and instant messaging service globally. It allows users to text, video and voice call over the internet. Users can also call landlines and mobiles at competitive rates using Skype credit, premium accounts and subscriptions.
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    1. Wire is the most secure collaboration platform featuring messenger, voice, video, conference calls, file-sharing, and external collaboration –all protected by the most secure end-to-end-encryption. Why Wire?
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    2. Zulip is a group chat app in which messages are threaded by topic, helping you have long-running, organized conversations.
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    3. Trillian is an instant messaging app that works on phones, tablets, and desktops while keeping your chats neatly synchronized between all of them! We think conversation should be easily shared between all of your devices, not trapped as text messages on your phone.
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      3CXPhone is a free VoIP phone available for Windows, iPhone or any Android based smart phone such as Google Nexus, Sony Xperia, Motorola Droid or Samsung Galaxy.
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      Free live webcam video chat room software for multiple desktop platforms including mobile platforms like iOS and Android.
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    4. Messenger for WhatsApp™ (WA Messenger) is a wrapper for WhatsApp Web. It loads WhatsApp Web in toolbar popup UI and has badge icon text notification for all new conversations (even if toolbar popup is closed).
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      1 on 1 Video Calls HD Video Chat with friends, family, and strangers completely free from your web browser. No download required to make it work! Group Video Calls HD Video Chat with a whole group! Video Conferencing is free, easy to set up, and fun!
    5. Qnext unifies communication, broadcasting & sharing. Universal Instant Messenger (MSN, Yahoo!
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      Gyach is a GTK+ based Yahoo! Chat client.

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      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, v0.9.8, released in July 2004, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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