66points

Badoo

59points

POF

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Badoo vs POF

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Why is Badoo better than POF?

  • Uses GPS to meet people
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  • Import your Facebook pictures
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  • Has notifications for a mutual match
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  • Has push notifications option
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  • Allows you to rate daily matches
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  • 0.3 higher rating on Google Play
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    4.5vs4.2
  • Shows who visited your profile
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  • You can stay invisible
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Why is POF better than Badoo?

  • Has the option to delete message history
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  • Has a behavioral matchmaking feature
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  • Has a wink/poke feature
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  • Has search filters
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  • Requires detailed profile information
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  • Has chat rooms
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  • Has a compatibility score
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  • Allows you to specify your sexual orientation
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General info

1.Free app
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You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
The app has a higher rating on Google Play, showing the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The lowest score is 1, with 5 being the highest.
It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
5.Ad-free
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Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.
You can use a broader range of languages in the app. This allows you to use it in the language you choose and makes it suitable for more users around the world.
You can unlock additional content and features by making small purchases within the app.
8.Tablet-optimised
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There is a tablet-optimised version of the app available. This gives a much better user experience than using an app designed for a phone on a tablet.
9.Available on PC
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These services are ideal if you want to use the app while sat down at your computer, as well as on-the-go.

Profile & Matching

You can see who is near to your location, making it easier to meet up.
By rating the daily matches, you help improve the match-making algorithm of the app. Overtime, the daily matches the app suggests should become better suited for you.
Behavioral matchmaking engines monitor the behaviour of thousands of users in order to spot common patterns. This knowledge is then used in helping you to find a match, without having to fill in lots of lengthy questionnaires and so on.
4.Has search filters
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You can search through singles using filters such as age, education, height or even body type. It is useful if you are looking for something specific.
You have to fill out your profile information and answer a general questionnaire (it might be time consuming, but is very useful for finding possible matches).
The compatibility score shows how well matched you are to someone, based on different factors such as your interests or your replies in a tailored questionnaire.
You can specify your sexual orientation (e.g. heterosexual, homosexual, bisexual), which can make it easier to find a match.

Notifications

You can see when someone has opened your message, so you know whether or not it has been read yet.
If there's a mutual match, meaning that someone you like also likes you, you will be notified straight away.
With push notifications you continue to get important alerts even when the app is closed.
With this feature you can see who visited your profile and who may have an interest in you.

Messaging features

You can delete past messages, for example if they contain confidential or private information.
This helps you to quickly and easily let someone know that you are interested in them.
You don’t have to logout in order to appear offline.
4.Has chat rooms
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The app has chat rooms where you can interact with large groups of people.
With favorite contacts you have quick access to the people who you communicate with most.

Security

1.Has privacy options
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You can change your privacy settings so that not all content is available for public viewing.

Features

The app lets you upload your favorite pictures directly from Facebook.
2.Has a media gallery
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A media library contains all uploaded files, making search easier and helping you organize the content.
3.Exports to email
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You can export app data to an email address, so you have a backup and can forward it to another person if needed.

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