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Kik Messenger

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Kik Messenger review: 28 facts and highlights

Kik Messenger
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Kik Messenger

Why is Kik Messenger better than the average?

  • Smaller app size (iOS app)
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    9.5MBvs27.46MB
  • Higher rating on Google Play
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    4.4vs4.15
  • Smaller application size (Android app)
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    6.4MBvs12.22MB
  • Higher rating on the App Store
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    4vs3.9

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.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.

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4.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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5. smaller application size (Android app)
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The application requires less storage space on your device. A smaller size means there is more space on your device for other applications, as well as other data such as photos and music.

Best

TigerText Pro

3MB

6.4MB

6. 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

9.5MB

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

4

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

4.4

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

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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.

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4.Has temporary images
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You can send an image which is programmed to self destruct after a few seconds. This means you can send something a bit daring, as it will disappear once the person has seen it.

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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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Content sharing

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

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

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3.Has fun stickers
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Stickers are a quick and fun way to communicate.

For example

Troop Messenger

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4.Can capture photos
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You can take photos within the app. This allows you to do everything from capturing the image to editing all within one app, instead of having to import an image taken with another camera application.

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5.Exports to e-mail
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You can export the data from your app to an e-mail address, so you have a copy of it and can forward it on to another person if needed.

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

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Security

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

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2.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.

For example

Frankly

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