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Top 12 Instant Messaging Options

Based on our collection of software reviews as well as verified products.
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  1. Telegram

    Telegram is a messaging app with a focus on speed and security. It’s superfast, simple and free.

  2. Signal

    Fast, simple & secure messaging. Privacy that fits in your pocket.

  3. WhatsApp Messenger

    WhatsApp Messenger: More than 1 billion people in over 180 countries use WhatsApp to stay in touch with friends and family, anytime and anywhere.

  4. Telegram X

    Meet Telegram X for iOS and Android – two new official apps that offer more speed, longer batter life and smooth animations.

  5. Tox

    Send messages, files, create groups and make Tox to Tox audio and video calls. Securely.

  6. Disa

    Disa is your new messaging hub.

  7. Zulip

    Powerful open source group chat

  8. ChatSecure

    ChatSecure is a free and open source messaging app that features OTR encryption over XMPP.

  9. Ring

    Ring is a secure and distributed voice, video and chat communication platform that requires no...

  10. Riot.im

    Open source interoperable collaboration app.

  11. Threema

    A secure, end-to-end encrypted Swiss instant messenger with a focus on privacy.

  12. Wire

    Private & Secure Messenger