Download Communication for Android - Best Software & Apps

  • WhatsApp Messenger

    2.19.69

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone
    Windows Phone
    Mac

    Send free text, audio and video messages from your Android phone

    8
    39018 votes
    • PROS: Lets you send photos, audio, video, location, and links, Group messaging, Works across different platforms, Support for Android Wear, Syncs with web version, Free calls, Save chats automatically to Google Drive
    • CONS: Only works if the other person has the app
  • Facebook

    211.0.0.43.112

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows Phone
    iPhone
    Web Apps
    Pocket PC

    Official Facebook app for Android

    8
    10444 votes
    • PROS: Easy to get around, Upload photos from your phone, Real time notifications, Chat, Good integration with Android system
    • CONS: Not optimized for tablets, News feed isn't ordered chronologically
  • Hotstar TV Movies Live Cricket

    8.0.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Experience the world

    8
    2381 votes
    • PROS: Multiple language available, Wide content variety, Organized interface, Updated with latest releases
    • CONS: Live-stream videos sometimes crash, No offline downloads, Cannot create playlists
  • Facebook Lite

    137.0.0.10.106

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    A social network for the masses

    8
    1914 votes
    • PROS: Almost as many features as the main Android app, Easy to navigate and carry out common actions, No lag when loading newsfeed data, App is small in size at less than 1MB
    • CONS: Lag when uploading photos, Some layout issues, No video or audio support
  • JioTV - Live TV & Catch-Up

    5.6.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Television Show Hub in India

    8
    1220 votes
    • PROS: 600+ channels with 100+ HD multi-lingual channels, Different TV genres to choose from, Mobile TV viewing tools and functions, Catch up or binge watch with favorite TV shows
    • CONS: Limited to Jio SIM users, Minimal TV player controls for saved shows, Not guaranteed having HD quality, May have buffering when airing TV shows
  • Truecaller

    10.21.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Only talk to people you want to talk to

    8
    311 votes
    • PROS: Very easy to block callers, See more information about unknown numbers, Search both personal and business numbers
    • CONS: Some features only available in Android 5.0
  • Snapchat

    10.52.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Private photo and video sharing on your phone

    7
    1237 votes
    • PROS: Fun idea, Easy to use
    • CONS: No parental options, Scans phone, Facebook, and Twitter for contacts
  • Viber

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone
    Mac
    Windows Phone

    Call and text free over 3G and Wifi

    8
    3351 votes
    • PROS: Very simple to use, Notifies you of contacts who are on Viber, Decent call quality, Send photos and videos, Stickers and emoticons to liven up chats, Group messaging with up-to 100 people, Hold & Talk feature
    • CONS: You may have to convince friends to switch to Viber
  • Messenger Lite

    53.0.1.6.210

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Send messages without the bloat using Messenger Lite

    9
    372 votes
    • PROS: Small size, Access to Messenger service, Simple user interface
    • CONS: Fewer features than full version
  • Mobile Number Tracker Location

    3.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Smartphone Application to Determine the Location of a Caller

    8
    211 votes
    • PROS: There is absolutely no charge to download and utilise this software package, This dictionary offers an impressive compendium of words and definitions
    • CONS: The last apparent update occurred on 14 September 2014, At least 200 megabytes of free hard disk space are required
  • I Hack You

    3.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Learn All About Hacking With This App

    9
    74 votes
    • PROS: Simple interface, Comprehensive explanations on concepts, Has a lot of tips and tricks
    • CONS: Painful color scheme, Has typographical errors
  • Pinterest

    7.8.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone
    Web Apps

    Share and reshare the things you love

    9
    148 votes
    • PROS: Speedy performance, Minimalistic, easy to use interface, Easy sharing to Facebook and Twitter, Ability to upload photos to pin
    • CONS: Can't take photos with the app itself
  • Live Talk - free video chat

    2.0.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Free Video Calling Software for Smartphones

    8
    266 votes
    • PROS: This can be a viable option for those who do not wish to pay for more complicated software bundles., Not much memory will be required during the download process.
    • CONS: Some users have complained about the number of in-app purchases., The app itself is not appropriate for younger users.
  • POF Free Dating App

    3.85.0.1418841

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    One way to make sure you have a date or dates arranged for Christmas 2015

    10
    18 votes
    • Tagged - Meet, Chat & Dating

      9.9.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      A New Social Media Platform

      9
      19 votes
      • PROS: Log in or sign up with Google or Facebook, Chat with random strangers, Learn to gain social skills, Users can be themselves
      • CONS: Needs parental guidance, Can be abused by potential predators, Additional benefits hidden by paywall, Fake users may pretend as actual people
    • Google+

      10.27.0.235437929

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      Web Apps
      iPhone

      Google's social network gets even better

      8
      137 votes
      • PROS: Great messenger integration, Ability to start and join hangouts from app, Auto upload photos, Transparent sharing and privacy settings, Visual redesign of news feed, Animated gifs!
      • CONS: New update requires Android 4.0, Not enough users on the service
    • UC Browser Mini - Smooth

      12.9.7.1179

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      Lightweight but Speedy Browser for Android

      8
      161 votes
      • PROS: Lightweight and Tiny, Fast browsing
      • CONS: Speed Mode not available on all pages, Doesn?t support downloads to micro SD
    • QQ International - Chat & Call

      5.1.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      A free social & communication app for Android, by Tencent Technology (Shenzhen) Company Ltd

      10
      5 votes
      • Lite for Facebook & Messenger

        1.1.7

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Android

        A lightweight alternative to the official Facebook and Messenger apps

        9
        100 votes
        • PROS: Lightweight, Looks and feels like Facebook and Messenger
        • CONS: Does not have all of the features
      • Email

        6.3-1218562

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Android

        A Free Communication app for Android

        9
        7 votes
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