When comparing Talon vs Twicca, the Slant community recommends Twicca for most people. In the question“What are the best Twitter clients for Android?” Twicca is ranked 9th while Talon is ranked 10th. The most important reason people chose Twicca is:
Twicca supports an ever-growing [list of plugins](http://twicca.r246.jp/plugins/) that extend the apps functionality.
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Pro In-app image viewing
Pictures are overlayed on top the screen and can be pinch-zoomed.
Pro Talon Pull
A feature called Talon Pull creates a quick-access (from you notification area) pop-out window that shows your timeline. Does not require opening an app and does not show an icon in the status bar.
Pro Real-time notifications
At the expense of more battery consumption you can have notifications pop-up as the events take place.
Pro TweetMarker Support
Pro Embedded Youtube video support
Youtube videos play back within the app.
Pro In-app browser
You can follow links and articles without having to leave the application.
Pro Theme support
Light, Dark and Pitch Black themes are available out of the box and you can also download/create other themes.
Pro Native Dashclock Widget support
Dashclock Widget brings advanced features and notifications to your lock screen, including Talon notifications.
Pro Supports 2 users
Allows for easy switching between 2 Twitter accounts.
Pro Powerful filters
Allows for filtering out only videos, pictures or links.
Pro Plug-in support
Twicca supports an ever-growing list of plugins that extend the apps functionality.
Pro Light on system resources
Can be run even on older Android devices.
Allows color-coding lists and users.
Pro Minimalist design
Twicca removes all the clutter and keeps things clean.
Pro Mute function
Allows hiding a persons tweets from timeline without unfollowing them.
Pro Multiple user support
Allows easy switching of accounts withing the app.
Pro Built-in image viewer
Allows viewing images without having to leave the application.
Con Lack of functionality
Unable to insert image to scheduled tweet. Invisible some menu in dark theme.
Con Drains battery
Depletes battery life.
Con Outdated design
Hasn't been updated for years.