52points

Snapchat

39points

Wickr

Snapchat
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38 facts in comparison

Snapchat vs Wickr

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Why is Snapchat better than Wickr?

  • Shows that someone is typing
    ?
  • Has “message seen” notification
    ?
  • Has two-way video chat
    ?
  • Has image preview
    ?
  • 23 more languages supported
    ?

    24vs1
  • Has Facebook sign-in option
    ?
  • You can set your status
    ?
  • Has favorite contacts
    ?

Why is Wickr better than Snapchat?

  • Available on PC
    ?
  • Ad-free
    ?
  • You can send documents
    ?
  • Send audio voice clips
    ?
  • 126.3MB smaller app size (iOS app)
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    10.7MBvs137MB
  • You can switch off notifications
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  • 0.2 higher rating on Google Play
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    4.2vs4
  • 64MB smaller app size (Android app)
    ?

    13MBvs77MB

General info

1.Available on PC
Snapchat
Wickr
These services are ideal if you want to use the app while sat down at your computer, as well as on-the-go.
2.Free app
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Wickr
You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
3.Ad-free
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Wickr
Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.
4.Is compatible with Android
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Wickr
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
5.iOS app size

137MB

10.7MB

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.
6.Android app size

77MB

13MB

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.

Users

1.rating on Google Play

4

4.2

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.
2.rating on Apple's App Store

2.5

4.5

The app has a higher rating on Apple’s App Store. The rating measures the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The score ranges from 1 (lowest) to 5 (highest).
3.Is a social network
Snapchat
Wickr
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.

Contacts

1.Has existing contacts integration
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Wickr
This means you can easily access and communicate with contacts from your existing phonebook.
2.Has favorite contacts
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Wickr
With favorite contacts you have quick access to the people who you communicate with most.

Messaging features

1.Shows that someone is typing
Snapchat
Wickr
You can see when someone is typing a reply, which can prevent confusion.
2.Has “message seen” notification
Snapchat
Wickr
You can see when someone has opened your message, so you know whether or not it has been read yet.
3.Has temporary images
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Wickr
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.
4.Has temporary text messages
Snapchat
Wickr
You can send a text message which will self destruct after a short time, so you can say whatever you like, without it being saved on the person’s phone.
5.Send audio voice clips
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Wickr
You can send a pre-recorded voice message.
6.Has two-way video chat
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Wickr
You can have a one-on-one conversation with video.

Content sharing

1.You can send documents
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Wickr
You can send documents using the app.
2.Syncs to the cloud
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Wickr
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.
3.Has image preview
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Wickr
You can see a small thumbnail of an image before opening it.
4.You can send videos
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Wickr
You can send videos with the app.
5.Has a media gallery
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A media library contains all uploaded files, making search easier and helping you organize the content.
6.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 app.

Security

1.You do not need a SIM card to log in
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Wickr
The app is not connected to your phone number, so you can use it on devices such as tablets without needing a SIM card.
2.Has end-to-end encryption
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Wickr
End-to-end encryption protects data between two communicating parties and ensures that only the intended receiver can access the unencrypted information.
3.Has Facebook sign-in option
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Wickr
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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