62points

Facebook Messenger

26points

Facetime

Comparison winner
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35 facts in comparison

Facebook Messenger vs Facetime

Facebook Messenger
Facetime
62
points
Facebook Messenger
26
points
Facetime

Why is Facebook Messenger better than Facetime?

  • Shows that someone is typing
    ?
  • Can be personalised
    ?
  • Has “message seen” notification
    ?
  • Send audio voice clips
    ?
  • You can send your location
    ?
  • Is compatible with Android
    ?
  • You can send videos
    ?
  • Has image preview
    ?

Why is Facetime better than Facebook Messenger?

  • Has end-to-end-encryption
    ?
  • 16.2MB smaller app size (iOS app)
    ?

    16.8MBvs33MB
  • Has two-way video chat
    ?
  • 4 more languages supported
    ?

    34vs30

General info

1.Available on PC
?

These services are ideal if you want to use the app while sat down at your computer, as well as on-the-go.

Facebook Messenger
Facetime
2.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.

Facebook Messenger
Facetime
3.Free app
?

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

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Facetime
4.Is compatible with Android
?

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

Facebook Messenger
Facetime
5. smaller app size (iOS app)
?

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.

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0.2MB

33MB

16.8MB

6.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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Facetime

Users

1.Is a social network
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It is a social network, which has features such as commenting and tagging. This means you can share content quickly and easily and engage with a community.

Facebook Messenger
Facetime

Contacts

1.Has existing contacts integration
?

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

Facebook Messenger
Facetime
2.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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Facetime
3.Contact any app user
?

You can browse and contact any of your fellow app users.

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Facetime

Messaging features

1.Shows that someone is typing
?

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

Facebook Messenger
Facetime
2.You can switch off notifications
?

You can set specific notifications to snooze mode if you don’t want to be disturbed during a specific time frame.

Facebook Messenger
Facetime
3.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.

Facebook Messenger
Facetime
4.Send audio voice clips
?

You can send a pre-recorded voice message.

Facebook Messenger
Facetime
5.Has the option to delete message history
?

You can delete past messages, for example if they contain confidential or private information.

Facebook Messenger
Facetime
6.Has two-way video chat
?

You can have a one-on-one conversation with video.

Facebook Messenger
Facetime

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.

Facebook Messenger
Facetime
2.Has image preview
?

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

Facebook Messenger
Facetime
3.You can send videos
?

You can send videos with the app.

Facebook Messenger
Facetime
4.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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Facetime
5.Has fun stickers
?

Stickers are a quick and fun way to communicate.

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Facetime
6.You can send picture messages
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You can send picture messages, such as photos or drawings, with the app.

Facebook Messenger
Facetime

Security

1.Has end-to-end-encryption
?

End-to-end encryption protects data between two communicating parties and ensures that only the intended receiver can access the unencrypted information.

Facebook Messenger
Facetime
2.You do not need a SIM card to log in
?

The app is not connected to your phone number, so you can use it on devices such as tablets without needing a SIM card.

Facebook Messenger
Facetime
3.Has Facebook sign-in option
?

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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Facetime

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