77points

Skype

53points

Tango

Skype
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51 facts in comparison

Skype vs Tango

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Tango
77
points
Skype
53
points
Tango

Why is Skype better than Tango?

  • It uses “two-way opt-in”
    ?
  • Shows that someone is typing
    ?
  • You can send documents
    ?
  • Has “message seen” notification
    ?
  • Has search option
    ?
  • You can send a contact stamp
    ?
  • Shows when a user was last active
    ?
  • 18.5MB smaller app size (iOS app)
    ?

    30.5MBvs49MB

Why is Tango better than Skype?

  • Can be personalised
    ?
  • You can switch off notifications
    ?
  • 0.3 Higher rating on Google Play
    ?

    4.3vs4
  • Has Facebook sign-in option
    ?
  • 0.1 Higher rating on the App Store
    ?

    4.5vs4.4
  • Has a media gallery
    ?
  • Uses GPS to meet people
    ?
  • You can draw on photos
    ?

General info

1.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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2.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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3.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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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 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

30.5MB

49MB

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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Users

1.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

4.3

2. more estimated monthly users
?

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

Best

Snapchat

4500m

300m

60m

3.Higher rating on the App Store
?

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

4.4

4.5

4.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.

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Contacts

1.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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2.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.

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

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5.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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6.Uses GPS to meet people
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You can see who is near to your location, making it easier to meet up.

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Messaging features

1.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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2.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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3.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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4.Send audio voice clips
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You can send a pre-recorded voice message.

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

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6.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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Content sharing

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

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

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3.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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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.You can send videos
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You can send videos with the app.

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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.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.

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