Download Fast Chat - Best Software & Apps

  • Telegram

    4.2.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone
    Mac
    Web Apps

    Fast and secure messaging app

    7
    142 votes
    • PROS: Supports group chats, Share videos up to 1GB, Send batches of photos, "Snapchat" style Secret Chat, Higher level of privacy compared to WhatsApp
    • CONS: Voice messages supported but no voice calling, Small user base compared to WhatsApp
  • TeamViewer

    13.0.6447

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Windows Phone
    iPhone

    Simple, fast and secure desktop sharing for free

    7
    1601 votes
    • PROS: Very easy to use, Support for chat, voice and video, Record sessions, Transfer files, Free, Available for Mac, Android, iOS and Windows Phone as well
    • CONS: Free version has limitations, Your friends or relatives have to learn to use it on their end too!
  • Hike Messenger

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows Phone
    iPhone

    Send free SMS messages with this WhatsApp-style app

    6
    318 votes
    • PROS: Fast and easy to use, Lets you share multimedia, location, etc., Group chat, Plenty of emoticons, Supports Hidden chats
    • CONS: Not innovative, Some bugs
  • qeep

    2.14.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Java

    Chat, Flirt, Friends

    9
    20 votes
    • PROS: Fast and easy sign-up, Photoblogging support, Twitter-style 'pinboard' feature, Send gifts, Play games online
    • CONS: Largely 'immature' community, Some X-rated content in the photoblogs
  • TeamViewer

    for Mac 9.0.25843

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Simple, fast and secure desktop sharing

    7
    54 votes
    • PROS: Record sessions, Easy to connect, Transfer files and chat
    • CONS: Complicated for beginners to learn
  • TeamViewer Portable

    8.0.16447

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Simple, fast and secure desktop sharing

    7
    87 votes
    • PROS: No installation required, Record sessions, Transfer files and chat
    • CONS: Complicated for beginners to learn
  • Google Allo

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    It's finally here: mobile messaging from Google

    7
    1 vote
    • PROS: Extremely fast and easy to use, Supports both emojis and stickers, Preserves past conversations automatically, Optional end-to-end encryption
    • CONS: Heavily designed for phones rather than other devices, Privacy may be an issue
  • Telegram Messenger Beta

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows Phone

    Fast and secure messaging app

    3
    7 votes
    • PROS: Supports group chats, Share videos up to 1GB, Send batches of photos, "Snapchat" style Secret Chat, Higher level of privacy compared to WhatsApp
    • CONS: Encryption standard used isn't specified, No voice messaging, Small user base compared to WhatsApp, Not an official app
  • MessengerTime

    9.1.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Facebook Messenger Desktop Application

    8
    93 votes
    • PROS: Fast and easy, Has virtually every necessary feature, Good-looking interface
    • CONS: Unofficial
  • Messenger

    from Google 1.0.130

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows Phone

    Google's next generation text messaging app for Android

    6
    6 votes
    • PROS: Slick, attractive user interface, Fast and simple to use, Integrates well with your contacts, Lets you block SMS from pre-defined contacts
    • CONS: Needs more customization options, Not as fully featured as Hangouts
  • SkyMI

    2.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Start multiple Skype accounts at once.

    -
    No votes yet
    • Houseparty

      0.9.15

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      iPhone
      Android

      Houseparty - if FaceTime was built as a social network

      -
      No votes yet
      • PROS: Smart and fast to use, Handles group calls well, Free to download
      • CONS: Can crash on occasion on some devices
    • Migram BETA

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows Phone

      Telegram, now for Windows Phone

      5
      2 votes
      • PROS: Works just like Telegram, Groups of 200 contacts, Imports contacts from your phone, You can send files, Secure chats, Fast and stable
      • CONS: Very few emoticons, Low quality of shared images
    • Zoundry Raven

      0.9.360 Beta

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Fast and simple blog editor with support for Wordpress and Blogger

      7
      3 votes
      • PROS: Compatible with most major blogging platforms, Supports tabbed WYSIWYG interfaces,
      • CONS: No way to change templates on blogs, No way to administer comments
    • QQ Browser for Symbian V3

      QQ Browser for S60v3 2.6_

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Symbian

      QQ Browser is a free, fast and compact mobile browser that allows you to access thousands of sites on your phone.

      8
      10 votes
      • GodswMobile SMS Transfer

        2.1

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Windows Mobile

        Save and back up SMS texts to your PC

        7
        10 votes
        • PROS: Fast and easy to use, Supports STF and TXT formats, Browse and edit SMS on your PC
        • CONS: Only backs up SMS messages, No search feature in the transfer manager
      • Comombo

        3.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Java

        Scanner, Fax and Copier in one

        0
        5 votes
        • PROS: Provides a scanner, fax and e-mail client in one, Excellent image quality, Sends data fast
        • CONS: Data transmissions not free
      • irssi

        Varies with device

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        An IRC Client. Command Line. Highly Customizable. Open. Free.

        -
        No votes yet
        • PROS: Extremely fast, Highly flexible
        • CONS: High learning curve, Unwieldy copying and pasting
      • Echofon for Mac

        1.4.5

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Sleek, impressive Twitter client for OSX

        6
        3 votes
        • PROS: Looks great, All functions are beautifully integrated and intuitive, Fast and lightweight, Drag and drop images to Twitter
        • CONS: Beta version
      • Telegram for Blackberry

        1.0.1010

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        BlackBerry

        Chat with Telegram on BlackBerry (with an unofficial app)

        7
        91 votes
        • PROS: Works like Android app, Fast and stable, Groups of up to 200 contacts, Secret chats, Send large files
        • CONS: App has to be open to receive notifications, Doesn't integrate well with BlackBerry Hub, Location feature doesn't work well
      Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
      #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
      19.1.8938.2Windows
      21.0.1010917.4BlackBerry
      34.2.21427.2Android, Windows, iPhone, Mac
      413.0.644716016.6Windows, Windows Phone, iPhone
      53186.2Android, Windows Phone, iPhone