Chat applications are now increasingly diverse, for the best chat applications are usually multi-platform applications, so they can be used on various smartphone devices with different operating systems such as Android OS, Blackberry OS, iOS and Windows Phone. Besides being installed on smartphones, chat applications are usually also installed on tablet devices, although most Indonesians use tablets to play games, usually tablet users also install chat applications in it. Samsung Indonesia Product Manager Andry Sutamto said "In Indonesia, tablets are classified as a hybrid category between smartphones and laptops. According to our survey, most tablets are used to play games,".
Chat App Rules Top 5 Free Apps on Google Play
For those of you android users, you know Google Play Store, Google Play Store is a digital content service provided by Google to download several products such as music/songs, books, applications, games, or cloud-based media players. In the Google Play Store the Chat application always dominates the top 5 free apps. Some it application development that always compete to dominate the top free apps include Facebook, Kakao Talk, Line, WhatsApp, and WeChat. If you see there are 4 chat applications that continue to compete to be the best.
LINE: Free Calls & Messages, Line is a free chat or instant messaging application developed by a Japanese company called NHN Corporation. In addition to sending instant messages, Line also provides several other facilities such as sending pictures, videos, and voice messages. This application was released in 2019, at first Line was only made for Android and iOS operating systems, after success on both operating systems then Line started making applications for Blackberry devices and in 2020 Line became available in 2 new operating systems namely Mac and Windows.
WhatsApp Messenger, WhatsApp is an instant messaging application that is almost the same as Blackberry Messenger (BBM) by using an internet data package and not using pulses like SMS. WhatsApp is a chat application that was first popular before WeChat, KakaoTalk and Line. Initially WhatsApp was made for iPhone users but in its journey until now WhatsApp has been available on several operating systems such as Android, Blackberry and Windows Phone.
WeChat is an instant messaging application in the form of voice and text messages developed by Tencent in China. This is a multi-platform chat application that can be used on various operating systems such as Android, Blackberry, iOS, Windows Phone and Symbian OS . Initially the app was launched as Weixin in China in early 2019, with international language support in October 2019 and introduced as WeChat in 2020.
KakaoTalk: Free Calls & Text, KakaoTalk is a cross-platform Chat application created by Kakao Inc. and introduced in 2018. Initially KakaoTalk was only made in two operating systems, namely Android and iOS, which means it can be used on iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch devices, but one year later on August 11, 2019 KakaoTalk released the Blackberry version.