Here, are 5 free Alternatives to WhatsApp for Android. WhatsApp is one of the most popular messenger to send free messages between smart phones. Howevr, WhatsApp is not the only one out there. If you want to try something different, there are many worthy alternatives for WhatsApp.
We will discuss about 5 best alternatives to WhatsApp Messenger which include Viber; one of the most popular one which include calling feature too, eBuddy XMS app by eBuddy, Kakao Talk Free Calls & Text, and more. Install any one of them and enjoy unlimited free chatting on your Android phone.
Viber is a free Android app which can work as an alternative to WhatsApp Messenger on Android. This Android app is one of the popular app in Google Play Store which allows you to send free messages and make free calls between Viber to Viber. You can make unlimited communication between Viber friends provided your Android should be connected to internet. Viber allows you to send free SMS and makes free calls nationally and internationally between two Viber users. Viber is one of the perfect replacement of WhatsApp Messenger, as Viber for Android allows you to send free text including picture messages, attach an audio files, and you can also attach a video files with the message. Like WhatsApp Messenger, all these features are also free in Viber. On top of it, Viber adds a smart feature of free-calling between Viber to Viber on Android. You have to register Viber with the contact number which you are running on your Android. You can check the complete review on Viber app for Android.
eBuddy XMS is a free Android app which can be installed in place of WhatsApp Messenger. eBuddy is one of the popular service available on Google Play Store and App Store. eBuddy XMS is one of the service of eBuddy for free messaging and chatting. eBuddy XMS works between eBuddy XMS to eBuddy XMS only. The app provides almost all the features of WhatsApp Messenger for Android. You can easily chat with your eBuddy XMS friends for free. Apart from sending the text in the chat field, you can also attach a picture file and an audio file. On the top of this, you can easily send your current location with eBuddy XMS. This would help your eBuddy friend know your current location. If your Android phone does not supports WhatsApp Messenger, then you can download and install eBuddy XMS app and enjoy free chatting or messaging between your friends and family. You can check out the review on multiple GTalk accounts sign-in using eBuddy Messenger app for Android.
LiveProfile is a free Android app with which you can replace WhatsApp Messenger on your Android phone. Like WhatsApp Messenger, this app also send free messages in the form of a chat interface. You can easily send text, attach pictures, or attach any video file in the chat messages. You can send them all for free when you have LiveProfile app installed on your Android phone. LiveProfile app works between LiveProfile to LiveProfile. Ask your friends to install the popular app today on their Android phone and start a new way of chatting on Android.
Note: While inviting friends on LiveProfile app, you will be charged the normal SMS charges from the SIM Card in your Android phone. This is because, the invitation is sent in the form of a text message which is charged as per the standard charges levied by the service provider. If your service provider is providing free messages, then of course you will not be charged for inviting friends to LiveProfile.
Kakao Talk Free Calls & Text:
Kakao Talk Free Calls & Text is a free Android app to make free calls and send free text on Android. This Android app is another popular alternative to WhatsApp Messenger. Not only messenger, Kakao also includes calling feature. You can send free text and make free-calling between Kakao to Kakao. Just register your mobile number with Kakao and you are all set. Add Kakao friends and start chatting like you chat on WhatsApp Messenger. On top of that, you can also attach picture files or video files and send them in chat. Kakao is a nice application that works quite well when installed on Android. Kakao is similar to Viber for Android which we have discussed above. Kakao even allows you to send smileys which makes text messaging even more fun.
Kik Messenger is a free Android chat client app to chat for free with your buddies on Android. Kik Messenger is the popular app in Google Play Store which you can install as a replacement of WhatsApp Messenger. With Kik Messenger app, you can easily chat with your friends and send them them pictures of your choice. All the pictures which you send, will be delivered in the form of chat. Also, Kik Messenger app is smart enough to find buddies automatically. The app identifies and searches for friends by syncing to the contacts saved on your Android. So, it is recommended to sync your Android contacts with the app, so that it automatically gets connected with all of your Kik Messenger friends.
If you find any other good alternative to WhatsApp Messenger app, then do let us know in comments below.
Also check out Yahoo Messenger for Android reviewed by us.