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    Simple SMS Messenger Alternatives

    Simple SMS Messenger is described as 'A great way to stay in touch with your relatives, by sending both SMS and MMS messages. The app properly handles group messaging too, just like blocking numbers from Android 7+' and is an app in the social & communications category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Simple SMS Messenger for a variety of platforms, including Android, iPhone, Android Tablet, Mac and Windows. The best alternative is Signal, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Simple SMS Messenger are Silence IM, QKSMS, Google Messages and ChatSecure.

    Simple SMS Messenger is mainly a Encrypted Chat App but alternatives to it may also be Group Chat Apps or Instant Messengers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Simple SMS Messenger.
    This page was last updated Apr 16, 2022
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • F-Droid
    A great way to stay in touch with your relatives, by sending both SMS and MMS messages. The app properly handles group...
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    1. Signal is a messaging app with an unexpected focus on privacy, combined with all the features expected from a modern IM app. Signal has received a lot of praise from all around the world for its security and privacy-respecting technologies.
    2. Protect your communication in transit and on your phone. Silence (formerly SMSSecure) is a full replacement for the default text messaging application: all messages are encrypted locally and messages to other Silence users are encrypted over the air.


      Silence seems to be discontinued, the only commits for a long time have been translations and not code updates.

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      • F-Droid
      QKSMS brings a refreshingly beautiful and responsive Material Design touch to the stale state of text messaging.
    3. Messages is Google's communications app for Android to helps send and receive SMS and MMS messages. You can also send group texts as well as your favorite pictures, videos and even audio messages to your contacts.
    4. ChatSecure is a free and open source messaging app that features OTR encryption over XMPP. You can connect to your existing accounts on Facebook or Google, create new accounts on public XMPP servers(including via Tor), or even connect to your own server for extra security.

    5. FluffyChat is an open, nonprofit and cute matrix messenger app for Ubuntu Touch, Android and iOS.
    6. Chat, browse and transact securely in an open source community committed to bringing the power of Ethereum and a more distributed internet to your pocket.
    7. Molly is an independent Signal fork for Android.
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    8. Love iMessage on your iPhone? You'll love it on your Mac, too. Messages lets you send unlimited messages to anyone on a Mac, iOS device, or Apple Watch.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
      • Android Wear
      • Firefox
      Access messages everywhere Whether you are working at your computer, reading on your tablet, or watching the game on your TV. Pulse is with you everywhere, so you never miss a message.
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