TextNow Alternatives

    TextNow is described as 'Local & Custom Phone number' and is an app in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 10 alternatives to TextNow for a variety of platforms, including Android, iPhone, iPad, Android Tablet and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Google Voice, which is free. Other great apps like TextNow are Line2 (Paid), Text Me! (Free), JMP.chat (Paid, Open Source) and Sideline (Paid).

    This page was last updated Apr 6, 2021

    1. Google Voice gives you one number for all your phones, voicemail organized in an email format, free US long distance calls, low rates on international calls, and many free calling features, including transcripts, call blocking, call screening, conference calling, SMS, and more.
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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Apple Watch
      • Kindle Fire
      Line2 is a VoIP phone service that lets you call & text from a separate phone number via WiFi or 3G/4G/LTE. At a small premium, Text & call ANYONE in the US/Canada, forwarding & more. Pick any phone number.
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      Line2 vs TextNow opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Textnow is free and anonymous
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Windows Phone
      • iPad
      • Android Wear
      TextMe is an easy to use messaging application that allows you to send unlimited text, voice, pics, video messages to any mobile phone number in United States, Canada, Mexico, China and more than 40 countries in the World for FREE.
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      Text Me! vs TextNow opinions
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      It only supports Mobile platforms
      Negative comment 9 months ago

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    2. Access phone numbers from any device with internet: supports voice, SMS, MMS (pictures and group texting). Entirely open source stack and works over open protocols (XMPP).
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    3. Sideline is the work number for your smartphone. It uses your existing carrier network so that 2nd number works wherever you do. Porting numbers from another service is available.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Talkatone gives you free calls, text messages, real-time location sharing and picture sharing to Facebook and Google friends, or any phone number in US. Talkatone can replace your native phone to call and text for free without using cell minutes.
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      • Online
      Get a non-VOIP Disposable Temporary Phone Number For Phone Verification.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • Windows Phone
      • iPad
      • Nokia Store
      • Kindle Fire
      textPlus is the best way to send unlimited text messages from your android, iPhone, iPod, kindle, and windows devices with your textPlus phone number free and calling for just pennies.
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    4. Get free phone service without a phone bill by downloading the TextNow app. Sign-up today to get a free phone number and free texting & calling over WiFi.
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      • Android
      • iPhone
      Burner provides disposable phone numbers for your iPhone at the push of a button. Channel your inner James Bond, or simply keep things private when you need to. Fast, safe, and totally private - get Burner numbers as often as you need them, and get as many as you want.
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      Burner vs TextNow opinions
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      Burners cost money - TextNow is free.
      Negative comment about 5 years ago

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