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Wickr review: 25 facts and highlights

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Why is Wickr better than the average?

  • Smaller app size (iOS app)
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    10.7MBvs27.46MB
  • Higher rating on Google Play
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    4.2vs4.15
  • Higher rating on the App Store
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    4.5vs3.9

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

13MB

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

10.7MB

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

4.5

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

4.2

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 text messages
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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.

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

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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.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 documents
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You can send documents using the app.

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

For example

Troop Messenger

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

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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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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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