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For those who love to communicate without limitations, Xiaomi's developer has prepared a wonderful opportunity to maintain communication with dear people in any format absolutely free of charge - MIUI Messaging is in great demand among users who have noticed Xiaomi smartphones. The developer's gift in the form of a reliable messenger has not left anyone indifferent...

Pros

    • Increased font size for visually impaired people is provided by a single setting that does not need to be changed every time the application is accessed;
    • Using the search function at the top of the screen, users can find any dialogue by the account name they were conversing with, or by the last words in the dialogue;
    • The ability to set passwords for specific conversations;
    • One message can be sent to an unlimited number of people.

Cons

    • The possibility to create templates is only available in the paid (optional) version of the application.
    • The configuration of quick messages does not work correctly.

Samsung Messages is an application designed for exchanging text messages with other users. The program is standard and pre-installed on all Samsung smartphones by default. It includes the full range of basic options necessary for sending and receiving SMS messages.

Pros

    • Convenient text input and fast message sending;
    • The messaging function works even without internet access;
    • The ability to attach any media files (photos, audio, video, etc.);
    • Individual customization;
    • Reliable protection of conversations;
    • Ability to organize and categorize chats;
    • Simple and intuitive management.

Cons

    • The payment for message forwarding is charged depending on the operator's tariff plan;
    • There are a few additional options compared to other messengers.

There are situations when it is impossible to receive SMS messages on a mobile card. The reasons for this can be different. In any case, it is possible to use a specialized service online. Its main task is to send messages to virtual numbers. Among the variety of such services for mobile devices based on Android, SMS-Activate virtual number for Android stands out. It provides complete process automation and a wide selection of operators from different countries. Thanks to its advantages, it is the most popular among numerous users. The service is equipped with an API, which allows receiving messages fully automatically. Another important advantage of the service is its affordable cost and high SMS transmission speed. The user is offered a choice of 105 countries.

Pros

    • All information is absolutely private. Thanks to the fact that the user provides a virtual number, their real number is hidden. Therefore, they will not receive various calls with advertising and spam.
    • The possibility to participate in the promotion multiple times. By acquiring a virtual number, promo codes can be used multiple times.

Cons

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SMS Organizer for Android is a program for receiving, optimizing, and sorting SMS and MMS messages. It differs from standard applications with a richer set of features and a user-friendly interface. Additionally, the program includes a set of systems for automating the process of receiving and sending SMS, as well as security control.

Pros

    • Fast performance
    • Automatic sorting
    • Access restriction
    • Flexible configuration of message deletion rules
    • No need to create a separate account for backups
    • Intuitive navigation
    • Voice input support

Cons

    • The updates come relatively infrequently.
    • It is easy to get confused by the large number of automatically generated folders with distributed messages: there is a risk of missing one of them.
    • The integrated Offers tab, where advertising from developer partners can come.

Google is actively releasing more and more assistant applications that promote convenient and secure work on the Internet. Google Messages is a way to quickly transfer data, messages, voice, and even video between users. Google Messages stands out from typical messengers with its advanced functionality, enhanced capabilities, and a range of advantages.

Pros

    • End-to-end encryption ensures the security and reliability of conversations;
    • Real-time spam protection prevents the user from inadvertently clicking on potentially dangerous messages that may contain suspicious links or inappropriate content;
    • Group chats allow for high-resolution photo and video exchanges from anywhere in the world;
    • The ability to transfer chats from a smartphone to a computer prevents the loss of any significant conversations;
    • An unlimited package of emojis and special reactions is designed for chatting and rating friends' photos.

Cons

    • The support service does not respond in real-time, which is often a very frustrating disadvantage in situations when immediate consultation is necessary;
    • Only users who already have a registered and phone-verified Google account will be able to use the application.

Handcent Next SMS is an application for sending SMS and MMS messages, developed for the Android operating system family. In comparison with standard solutions, it has much richer capabilities and flexible settings: both in terms of technical solutions and user interface customization. The application is regularly updated.

Pros

    • Enhanced functionality
    • Ability to automate many distribution processes
    • Intuitive interface
    • High speed performance

Cons

    • Most functions require authorization in the Handcent Online service
    • Almost every button has a large number of settings that are not necessary for the average user
    • Some functions have very limited documentation
    • There is no iOS version

Text Free is not just a possibility of free exchange of messages and making calls. With the help of this application, any user can get a private number specifically for additional communication, implying communication (message exchange and calls) in a private circle of people. A brief useful review will tell you how useful Text Free is for preserving confidentiality and whether its use is safe...

Pros

    • Full free usage of the application includes not only sending an unlimited number of messages and making calls at any time, but also built-in unlimited messaging.
    • Customize personal voicemail greetings.
    • Professional protection against spam, suspicious calls and messages, as well as shocking materials.
    • The support service is ready to help and advise users in real time.
    • The speed and reliability of using Text Free is complemented by a convenient and extremely simple interface, translated into multiple languages (the developers' upcoming plans include adjusting the app background for user choice and adding fonts).
    • Ability to create not only a number, but also a personal advanced account with information and photos.

Cons

    • Text Free may not work without a VPN in all countries;
    • In order to communicate with people directly through the application, it is necessary to know for certain that these people also have Text Free installed.