Instant Messaging

  • Say "hello" to a different messaging experience. An unexpected focus on privacy, combined with all of the features you expect.

    • April 16, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android
  • KakaoTalk is a fast and multifaceted messaging app. Send messages, photos, videos, voice notes and your location for free. Make chatting extra fun with an array of emoticons and sticker collections.

    • April 16, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Linux
  • Download the latest version of WhatsApp Messenger for free. Enjoy texts, voice notes and free phone calls.

    • April 16, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Android
  • Download the latest version of WhatsApp Messenger for free. Enjoy texts, voice notes and free phone calls.

    • April 16, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Android
  • Facebook Messenger Free, the official Facebook app, allows you to instantly reach friends and create rooms with your contacts.

    • April 14, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
  • 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.

    • April 14, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android/iOS
  • 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.

    • April 13, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android/iOS
  • The WhatsApp desktop app is an extension of your phone: the app mirrors conversations and messages from your mobile device.

    • April 12, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS
  • Pidgin is a multi-protocol instant messaging client for Linux, BSD, macOS, and Windows.

    • April 9, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Linux
  • Securely connect, collaborate, and celebrate from anywhere. With Google Meet, everyone can safely create and join high-quality video meetings for groups of up to 250 people.

    • April 8, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Android
  • With Wickr Me, you can instantly connect with your friends 1:1 or in groups - now with fully encrypted voice calling, voice memos - new additions to the trusted end-to-end secure sharing of files, images, and videos.

    • April 8, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android/iOS
  • This official 'Lite' Facebook Messenger app is designed to be more efficient with data and work in all network conditions, especially slower mobile connections.

    • April 7, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Android
  • All-in-one voice and text chat that’s free, secure, and works on your desktop, web browser, and phone.

    • April 6, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android/iOS
  • Snapchat is the fastest way to share a moment with friends. You control how long your friends can view your message - simply set the timer up to ten seconds and send.

    • April 6, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Android
  • LINE is a new communication app which allows you to make FREE voice calls and send FREE messages whenever and wherever you are, 24 hours a day. LINE has more than 150 million users worldwide and is used in over 230 countries.

    • March 26, 2021
    • Freeware
    • macOS
  • Send messages and files from your PC to mobile, Facebook and Google+ friends.

    • March 25, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS
  • Caprine is a privacy-focused Facebook Messenger app with many useful features.

    • March 19, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Linux
  • Telegram is the best alternative to Whatsapp. It’s multiplatform, simple and free.

    • March 19, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Multiple OS
  • Wire is the most secure collaboration platform. We increase the productivity in your team while keeping your information private.

    • March 18, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android/iOS
  • There are no limits. Call and message as much as you want.

    • March 18, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • Miranda NG is a successor of a popular multi-protocol instant messaging client for Windows - Miranda IM. Very light on system resources and extremely fast.

    • March 17, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • Tox is easy-to-use software that connects you with friends and family without anyone else listening in. Chat instantly across the globe with Tox's secure messages.

    • March 16, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Linux/Android
  • Jami (a GNU package) is a universal and distributed communication platform which respects the freedoms and privacy of users. It is 100% Free software. Available on all platforms.

    • March 16, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Linux/Android
  • All-in-one secure chat app for teams, friends and organisations. Keeps conversations in your control, safe from data-mining and ads.

    • March 16, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS
  • Free voice and video calls to anyone else on Skype, whether they’re on an Android, iPhone, Mac or PC, as well as IMs to your friends and family, no matter where they are.

    • March 16, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Android
  • Facebook's Messenger for Kids.

    • March 12, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Android
  • Wippien can establish direct P2P (peer to peer) VPN between each contact.

    • March 11, 2021
    • Free to Try
    • Windows
  • Skype allows users to communicate with peers by voice using a microphone, video by using a webcam, and instant messaging over the Internet.

    • March 7, 2021
    • Freeware
    • macOS
  • TeamTalk is a conferencing system which enables a group of people to collaborate and share information

    • March 7, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Linux/Android
  • Skype is free and simple software that will enable you to make free calls anywhere in the world in minutes.

    • February 16, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Linux/Android
  • Trillian is a multinetwork chat client that currently supports Facebook, Google, AIM, ICQ, Twitter, mIRC, and others.

    • February 3, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • Free text messaging and free video calls with more than 300 million people. Now also available for Windows and Mac desktop computers.

    • January 4, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Multiple OS
  • Send free one-on-one and group texts to your friends anytime, anywhere! LINE is available for a variety of smartphone devices and even your PC.

    • February 3, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android/iOS
  • The next generation of Skype is available in preview on desktop computers. We’re committed to providing a Skype experience you love, enhancing the way you talk, text, and experience the world—all from the comfort of your desktop.

    • January 25, 2021
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android
  • Threema is the world’s best-selling secure messenger and keeps your data out of the hands of hackers, corporations, and governments.

    • January 14, 2021
    • Commercial
    • Windows
  • LAN messenger from Softros. Instant LAN messaging software for offices.

    • January 8, 2021
    • Free to Try
    • Windows
  • Franz is a free messaging app that combines chat & messaging services into one. Franz supports Slack, WhatsApp, WeChat, HipChat, Facebook Messenger, Telegram, Hangouts, GroupMe, Skype, and more.

    • November 18, 2020
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Linux
  • Duo is a one-to-one video calling mobile app for everyone – designed to be simple, reliable and fun so you never miss a moment.

    • October 23, 2020
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android/iOS
  • Made for big screens and close connections. Get access to free texting, and high-quality voice & video chat built specifically for desktop.

    • September 11, 2020
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS
  • Trillian is a multinetwork chat client that currently supports mIRC, AIM, ICQ, MSN, and Yahoo Messenger.

    • June 18, 2020
    • Freeware
    • macOS
  • Start a free video chat, voice or text group chat with anyone on any device.

    • May 22, 2020
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • Get fast, simple, secure messaging and calling for free, available on phones all over the world.

    • April 17, 2020
    • Freeware
    • Apple iOS
  • Free calls, text messages, photo and video sharing – one app with all the functions you need to keep in touch with friends. Use ICQ and don’t worry about rates.

    • April 13, 2020
    • Freeware
    • Android
  • Free, Open Source and Cross Platform messaging and emailing app that combines common web applications into one.

    • December 11, 2019
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • Wallpaper package to support WhatsApp Messenger.

    • November 16, 2019
    • Freeware
    • Android
  • IRC (Internet Relay Chat) is a virtual meeting place where people from all over the world can meet and talk.

    • July 27, 2019
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • BBM (BlackBerry Messenger) is the best way to connect and share instant messages, pictures and more for free, in real time.

    • March 25, 2019
    • Freeware
    • Android/iOS
  • Supercharge team collaboration with group chat and IM.

    • June 22, 2018
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Linux/Android
  • Share photos instantly, send GIFs and even unsend messages. It’s the fastest way to keep in touch with friends.

    • June 11, 2018
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS
  • Instant messaging allows you to quickly exchange messages with your online friends.

    • June 11, 2018
    • Freeware
    • macOS