Alternative apps to WhatsApp for Windows and Mac:
  • 4.4
    22 votes
    Zoom is a free HD meeting app with video and screen sharing for up to 100 people.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.2
    631 votes
    Make calls, send messages and much more - freely and securely. Viber works on most Android, iOS, and Windows 10 devices, as well as Mac and Windows computers.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android/iOS
  • 4.3
    424 votes
    Skype is free and simple software that will enable you to make free calls anywhere in the world in minutes.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Linux/Android
  • 4
    133 votes
    Telegram is the best alternative to Whatsapp. It’s multiplatform, simple and free.
    • Freeware
    • Multiple OS
  • 3.7
    26 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
  • 4.2
    128 votes
    There are no limits. Call and message as much as you want.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android/iOS
  • 4.4
    32 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
  • 3.5
    10 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
  • 4.3
    24 votes
    Trillian is a multinetwork chat client that currently supports Facebook, Google, AIM, ICQ, Twitter, mIRC, and others.
    • Freeware
    • Windows