63points

Google Hangouts

42points

Text Me!

Google Hangouts
Comparison winner
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46 facts in comparison

Google Hangouts vs Text Me!

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
63
points
Google Hangouts
42
points
Text Me!

Why is Google Hangouts better than Text Me!?

  • Available on PC
    ?
  • You do not need a SIM card to log in
    ?
  • Shows that someone is typing
    ?
  • It uses “two-way opt-in”
    ?
  • Ad-free
    ?
  • You can send documents
    ?
  • Has search option
    ?
  • 10.5MB smaller app size (iOS app)
    ?

    24.2MBvs34.7MB

Why is Text Me! better than Google Hangouts?

  • Has “message seen” notification
    ?
  • Can be personalised
    ?
  • Send audio voice clips
    ?
  • 0.6 Higher rating on Google Play
    ?

    4.3vs3.7
  • Has Facebook sign-in option
    ?
  • Has in-app purchases
    ?
  • Is compatible with Windows Phone
    ?

General info

1.Ad-free
?

Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
2.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.

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
3.Free app
?

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

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
4. smaller app size (Android app)
?

The app requires less storage space on your device. A smaller size means there is more space on your device for other apps, as well as other data such as photos and music.

Best

TigerText Pro

3MB

13MB

23MB

5.Is compatible with Android
?

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

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
6. 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.

Best

You & Me

0.2MB

24.2MB

34.7MB

Users

1.Higher rating on Google Play
?

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

3.7

4.3

Contacts

1.It uses “two-way opt-in”
?

This means that you have to add or accept contacts before being able to message. It prevents strangers sending you unwanted messages.

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
2.Has existing contacts integration
?

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

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
3.Has favorite contacts
?

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

Google Hangouts
Text Me!

Messaging features

1.Has “message seen” notification
?

You can see when someone has opened your message, so you know whether or not it has been read yet.

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
2.Shows that someone is typing
?

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

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
3.Has the option to delete message history
?

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

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
4.Send audio voice clips
?

You can send a pre-recorded voice message.

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
5.Has two-way video chat
?

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

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
6.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.

Google Hangouts
Text Me!

Content sharing

1.You can send documents
?

You can send documents using the app.

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
2.Has search option
?

If you need to find something specific, you can search your data for certain keywords.

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
3.Syncs to the cloud
?

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.

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
4.Has image preview
?

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

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
5.You can send videos
?

You can send videos with the app.

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
6.Has fun stickers
?

Stickers are a quick and fun way to communicate.

Google Hangouts
Text Me!

Security

1.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.

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
2.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.

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
3.Doesn’t require account
?

The app doesn't require you to make an account in order to log in and use the app.

For example

Google Allo

Google Hangouts
Text Me!
4.Has passcode
?

You can set a passcode to keep your data private.

Google Hangouts
Text Me!

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