|26 Recommended Products||Platforms||Publisher||Required Android Version|
|#1 WhatsApp· · ·||Android / iOS / WP / BB / Symbian / web||WhatsApp Inc||2.1 and up|
|#2 Hangouts· · ·||Web iOS Android OSX Chrome||Google Inc||Varies with device|
|#3 Telegram· · ·||Web iOS Android OSX Windows Linux||Telegram Messenger LLP||2.2 and up|
|#4 Messenger· · ·||Android / iOS / WP||Varies with device|
|#5 Snapchat· · ·||Android / iOS||Snapchat Inc||4.0 and up|
|#6 Viber· · ·||Android / iOS / WP / BB / Symbian / Windows / OSX / Linux||Viber Media S.a r.l.||2.3 and up|
Google Hangouts is an instant messaging and video chat platform.
Messenger is an instant messaging service and software application which provides text and voice communication.
Snapchat is a photo, video and text messaging application that deletes messages after they've been viewed.
Viber is a proprietary cross-platform IM & VoIP application.
The built-in iOS Messages app
Skype is a freemium voice-over-IP service and instant messaging client.
Nimbuzz is a proprietary cross-platform instant messaging aggregator and social media platform.