Phoner Alternatives for Mac

    Phoner is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is Jitsi, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Phoner and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Phoner are Wire (Free Personal, Open Source), WhatsApp (Free), Zulip (Free Personal, Open Source) and YakYak (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 30, 2021

    1. Jitsi (previously SIP Communicator) is an audio/video and chat communicator with full encryption that supports protocols such as SIP, XMPP/Jabber, ICQ/AIM, Windows Live, Yahoo!, GTalk/Hangouts extensions, as well as OTR, ZRTP, etc.
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      • Self-Hosted
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      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. WhatsApp is an iPhone and Android messaging app which allows you to exchange messages without having to pay for SMS. In addition to basic messaging WhatsApp users can create groups, send each other unlimited images, video and audio media messages.
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    3. Zulip is a group chat app in which messages are threaded by topic, helping you have long-running, organized conversations.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      • Hangouts
      What does it do: * Send/receive chat messages * Create/change conversations (rename, add people) * Leave/delete conversation * Notifications * Toggle notifications on/off * Drag-drop, copy-paste or attach-button for image upload.
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    4. Messenger for Desktop is a wrapper for the official client messenger.com. Therefore it works like a regular browser which can only navigate to the messenger.com web app. MFD doesn't touch your messages, account or personal data. All that is handled securely by Facebook.

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      • Microsoft Exchange Server
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      • Microsoft Office Suite
      • Firefox
      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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    5. Telephone allows you to make phone calls over the Internet or your company network. If your phone line supports SIP protocol, you can use it on your Mac instead of a physical phone anywhere you have a decent network connection.
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      Thoughtfully designed, Bria 5 leverages over 10 years of softphone experience in improving productivity for our customers. Stay in your tool of choice and still have access to the power of Bria. Feel like you are in the same room regardless of where you are.
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      Tkabber is a Free and Open Source client for the Jabber instant messaging system. Its writen in Tcl/Tk, and works on many platforms (tested on Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, Solaris, MacOS X and Windows 98/2000/XP).
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