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Slingshot review: 25 facts and highlights

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Why is Slingshot better than the average?

  • Smaller app size (iOS app)
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    10.2MBvs27.46MB
  • Smaller application size (Android app)
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    5.2MBvs12.22MB

General info

1.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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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.

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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 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

5.2MB

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

10.2MB

6.Tablet-optimised
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There is a tablet-optimised version of the app available. This gives a much better user experience than using an app designed for a phone on a tablet.

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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

3.3

Contacts

1.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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Messaging features

1.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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2.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.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 videos
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You can send videos with the app.

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3.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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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.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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6.Drafts are automatically saved
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This means if you are typing a message and close it, it will automatically keep the text.

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Security

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

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2.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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3.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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4.Doesn’t require account
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The app doesn't require you to make an account in order to log in and use the app.

For example

Google Allo

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