Alternatives to Empathy

Empathy is a messaging program which supports text, voice, and video chat and file transfers over many different protocols. You can tell it about your accounts on all those services and do all your chatting within one application.

Software that can be used as an alternative to Empathy:
  • 16 votes
    Trillian is a multinetwork chat client that currently supports mIRC, AIM, ICQ, MSN, and Yahoo Messenger.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 25 votes
    Send files from your PC to mobile, Facebook and Google+ friends.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac
  • 17 votes
    Pidgin is a multi-protocol instant messaging client for Linux, BSD, MacOS X, and Windows.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Linux
  • Not rated yet
    0 votes
    Multiprotocol IM client that lets you chat with all your friends
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)