Here are 5 of the Best Messaging Apps for your Android to replace your Stock SMS app.
1. Pulse SMS (FREE)
2. Textra SMS (FREE)
3. YAATA (FREE)
4. Mood Messenger (FREE)
5. Android Messages (FREE)
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I like the LG stock messaging app on my G6 for simplicity. I have used Textra and ChompSMS which are nice customizable sms/mms apps. But my new favorite is PulseSMS. Being able to use it on my Windows laptop, G6 and iPad makes it a great iMessage replacement (I recently gave up an iPhone for the G6). Definitely worth the money for the lifetime subscription.
Coming from an ex iPhone user, messaging on Android is a fucking nightmare. Any media sent can't be viewed unless it downloads and saves to your camera roll. What kind of shite is that? WhatsApp is a nightmare, you'll have a folder filled with 1000 images in a week.
In the US, yes, it is the primary form of messaging. Facebook Messenger is also popular, and since iPhones are so popular, iMessage is widely used too. US carriers typically give unlimited sms with most phone plans.
0:15 I feel like I'm beating a dead horse here but the creator of "gif" does not reserve the right to alter the English language because nowhere is there a "j" or even a "j" sound in the words "Graphics Interchange Format" so people that say "jif" need to learn to say it properly
John Doe haha to start my question had no ill intention but regardless this is the internet haha
Two what’s app has over a billion users it doesn’t get anymore “universal” and internet is just part of life (to those who’ll watch this video so to those without an internet connection this video is irrelevant anyway).
I get your point though, still I have no clue why anyone would use sms.
Hy there to you all. I have a question about those app, if you could answer me.
I search for a messages app that can combine chat entries from the same contact in the same windows. So, if a contact in my list has more numbers and gives me a SMS from different numbers, I would like to see them in the same window and to have the whole conversation in the same place. Also, I would like to have the option to reply to a specific number, the last one or the one that I have select, and not use the feature of sending a message to all the numbers that contact has, but only to one of the numbers.
Do you know if any of those apps have this feature? Or any other app?
Thank you very much for the answer, and Happy Holidays!
Use the app - SuperSMS. You will never touch another messaging app. Why?
1) U will never again get notifications for spam advertisement sms (auto detects).
2) All expense related SMS bundled together.
3) Persistent OTP heads up notification, with the option to copy paste.
Give it a try!
imessage works with internet instead of data. This allows the app to behave like any other instant messaging app, like Whatsapp, therefore there is no character count (from apple to apple), and it is easy to send pictures, emojis and gifs. With normal android messages, on the other hand, there is character count because they are SMS (160 characters), and it is not very comfortable for chat.
Julio Lagara absolutely true. I would be happy to use Allo if it has SMS integration as well as Duo integration. If Google could integrate Allo with SMS and Duo feature then they could use that as an equivalent to iMessage by making it as the default messaging app to Google phones and Android stock phones.
Zach Bowser messaging on iPhones is fragmented as well. Everyone I know with an iPhone on the US uses Facebook messenger, WhatsApp, Snapchat, Instagram etc. Not everyone with an iPhone cares about imessage. Half of them don't even know they are using it because it's just defaulted