Alternative apps to WhatsApp for Windows and Mac:
  • 4.34.3
    331 votes

    Skype is free and simple software that will enable you to make free calls anywhere in the world in minutes.

    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.24.2
    600 votes

    Free calls, text and picture sharing with anyone, anywhere.

    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android
  • 4.14.1
    29 votes

    Telegram is the best alternative to Whatsapp. It’s superfast, simple and free.

    • Freeware
    • Multiple OS
  • 3.93.9
    19 votes

    Skype allows users to communicate with peers by voice using a microphone, video by using a webcam, and instant messaging over the Internet.

    • Freeware
    • macOS
  • 3.3/5
    3 votes

    Real-time messaging that works. Get full access to your messages and archives, upload files easily, and receive notifications whether you’re at your desk or on the go.

    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android/iOS
  • Not rated yet
    0 votes

    Franz is a free messaging app that combines chat & messaging services into one application. Franz currently supports Slack, WhatsApp, WeChat, HipChat, Facebook Messenger, Telegram, Hangouts, GroupMe, Skype, and more.

    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Linux