WhatsApp Alternatives for iPad

    WhatsApp is not available for iPad but there are plenty of alternatives with similar functionality. The best iPad alternative is Telegram, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to WhatsApp and loads of them are available for iPad so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting iPad alternatives to WhatsApp are Signal (Free, Open Source), Element (Free Personal, Open Source), Wire (Free Personal, Open Source) and Skype (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Jul 20, 2021

    1. SureSpot is an open source encrypted messenger designed to make encrypted messaging simple and accessible to anyone.

      Warning

      There is strong evidence that Surespot's integrity was violated by the US government: https://www.bestvpn.com/blog/21648/has-secure-im-app-surespot-been-compromised-by-the-feds/

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    2. 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.
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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      WowApp helps you do good through the Power of Sharing. We share all revenues with you. WowApp Messenger is free and you can receive earnings without ever spending money.
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    3. Get multiple phone numbers on your current phone, instantly. Onoff Numbers work with your regular SIM card & monthly contract - switch them ‘on’ or ‘off’ to control your availability and access them from any smartphone.
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    4. Zebu is a secure and encrypted way to collaborate in the workplace. The Zebu platform is created with complete security encryption that will allow your business to simplify their work while protecting internal communication, storage, and scheduling.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Symbian S60
      • Blackberry
      • Android Tablet
      • Windows Phone
      • iPad
      • Kindle Fire
      XMS. Unlimited messaging. Better. Free. • Free, real-time messaging for smartphones • Message any way you want – with text, pictures, videos, emoticons and more. Go beyond words. XMS takes messaging to the next level because: IT’S FREE
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    5. Coco Voice is a Walkie Talkie app to share voice, text, and pictures.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      The Official VK Messenger.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Roger is the best way to talk with with friends and family. It’s a free walkie-talkie style app that connects you to anyone in your phone. Tap to talk, tap to listen - Talk with anyone in your phone, anytime, no matter where they are.

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      For a while now..

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    6. AtomJump.com is a well tuned hosted version of the free open-source AtomJump.org. It is free to chat publicly with your family, group or co-workers on your own group.
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