72points

BlackBerry Messenger

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BlackBerry Messenger review: 42 facts and highlights

BlackBerry Messenger
72
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Why is BlackBerry Messenger better than the average?

  • Higher rating on Google Play
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    4.2vs4.15
  • More languages supported
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    36vs15.9

General info

1.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.

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2.Free app
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You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.

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3.Is compatible with Android
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It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.

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4. smaller app size (iOS app)
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A smaller size means that the app will take up less space on your Apple device. This leaves more space for other apps, as well as other data such as photos and music.

Best

You & Me

0.2MB

49MB

5.Can be personalised
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You can personalize the appearance of the app - for example, choosing a different theme or colors.

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6. more languages supported
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You can use a wider range of languages in the application. This allows you to use it in the language you choose and makes it suitable for more users around the world.

Best

Google Allo

72

36

Users

1.Higher rating on the App Store
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The app has a higher rating on Apple’s App Store (rating from all versions), showing the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The lowest score is 1, with 5 being the highest.

Best

Bat Messenger

5

3

2.Higher rating on Google Play
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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.

Best

Troop Messenger

4.5

4.2

3. more estimated monthly users
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With more users it is likely that more people you know will use the app too.

Best

Snapchat

4500m

85m

Contacts

1.It uses “two-way opt-in”
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This means that you have to add or accept contacts before being able to message. It prevents strangers sending you unwanted messages.

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2.You can send a contact stamp
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You can quickly and conveniently forward a person’s contact details on. This is a lot easier than finding their number and typing it into a message.

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3.Has existing contacts integration
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This means you can easily access and communicate with contacts from your existing phonebook.

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4.Has favorite contacts
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With favorite contacts you have quick access to the people who you communicate with most.

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Messaging features

1.Shows that someone is typing
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You can see when someone is typing a reply, which can prevent confusion.

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2.Has “message seen” notification
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You can see when someone has opened your message, so you know whether or not it has been read yet.

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3.Send audio voice clips
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You can send a pre-recorded voice message.

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4.Has two-way video chat
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You can have a one-on-one conversation with video.

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5.Has the option to delete message history
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You can delete past messages, for example if they contain confidential or private information.

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6.Shows when a user was last active
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You can see activity history, eg. “User last active yesterday at 9:30.”

For example

Troop Messenger

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Content sharing

1.Syncs to the cloud
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Your data is synced to the cloud, making it easier to access across different devices and making sure it is always backed up in case you lose your device.

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2.You can send documents
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You can send documents using the app.

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3. bigger maximum file size
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This is the biggest file size you are able to share. The higher the limit, the less restricted you are.

Best

Telegram Messenger

1500MB

6MB

4.Has image preview
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You can see a small thumbnail of an image before opening it.

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5.Has a media gallery
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A media library contains all uploaded files, making search easier and helping you organize the content.

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6.You can send music files
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You can share music files with your friends.

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Security

1.Has Facebook sign-in option
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Signing in with your Facebook account can be faster and easier if you don’t want to spend time filling in a registration page.

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