Download Multi Chat - Best Software & Apps

  • BBM

    Varies with device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows Phone
    iPhone

    An instant messaging classic goes multi-platform

    7
    277 votes
    • PROS: Multichat, Sending files, photos, voice memos, BBM groups, You control the people who can send you messages
    • CONS: BB 10 interface lacks some flexibility, No VoIP, Registration takes a little too long
  • Pidgin

    2.10.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Multi-protocol instant messaging for everyone

    6
    79 votes
    • PROS: Very easy to set up and use, Lots of configuration options, File transfer
    • CONS: Statuses (available, invisible etc) buggy
  • Text SMS Software (Multi USB Modem)

    9.0.2.3

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Text SMS Software allows user to connect USB modem with computer system for sending bulk messages in Unicode characters.

    8
    4 votes
    • Trillian

      5.3.0.7

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      The popular multi-platform IM client is back!

      7
      89 votes
      • PROS: Compact design, Support for a dozen different protocols, Extensive settings menu
      • CONS: Interface can get a bit overwhelming
    • IM+ for Windows 10

      0.7

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A multi-service chat client

      6
      20 votes
      • PROS: Connects with popular social networks, Ability to send pictures, Consolidates all of your chats
      • CONS: Doesn't offer much over stand-alone clients, Basic looking and feeling interface
    • Multi Yahoo Messenger

      1.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      This small tool allowes you to open multiple instances of the famous Yahoo! Messenger so you can login with multiple account

      8
      33 votes
      • Instant Messenger 2 (IM2)

        beta 2.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Multi-network client compatible with MSN, ICQ, AIM, Yahoo Messenger and IRC

        5
        8 votes
        • goober Messenger

          2.1

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows
          Mac

          Multifunctional messenger with TV, radio and more

          9
          4 votes
          • PROS: Has tons of features from an IM client to online videos , Well presented and polished interface, Includes RSS feeds and HD video chats, Widgets expand goober Messenger
          • CONS: Interface is a little cluttered, Radio and video channels are obscure, A lot to pack into what is essentially an IM client
        • Neos

          1.2.1

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Nice, powerful multi-network IM client

          8
          20 votes
          • PROS: Support for many messaging networks, Nice contact management system
          • CONS: Limited default emoticons, Some features are still buggy
        • InfraChat

          8.1

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Palm OS

          Free multi-mode chat platform for Palms

          10
          2 votes
          • Jeyo Mobile Companion

            1.1

            License
            try Download
            Platform
            Windows Mobile

            Multi-purpose tool for using your PC and Smartphone together

            3
            2 votes
            • SharpFede Communicator

              1.01

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Java

              A Java-based social network

              5
              2 votes
              • PROS: Combines social and communication apps, Multi-functionality
              • CONS: Specific user base
            • eBuddy Mobile Messenger

              1.5

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Java
              iPhone

              Multi-network instant messaging on your mobile

              6
              159 votes
              • PROS: Tidy, tabbed user interface, Supports a range of IM networks, Photo sharing within chat
              • CONS: No support for VoIP or Skype text chat
            • ClicksAndWhistles

              2.7.132

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              A Windows IRC client with a bunch of customizable features

              5
              2 votes
              • PROS: Ability to convert tabs into windows, Interface is well-designed and lightweight, Multi-tab option, Good choice of IRC channels available
              • CONS: Missing a keypad, No advanced options
            • Meca Messenger

              5.3.0.52

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Customizable, multi-network messenger client

              8
              14 votes
              • Easychat

                1.0

                License
                try Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Simple multi-user network messaging chat program

                5
                3 votes
                • ScatterChat

                  1.0.2

                  License
                  free Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Chat anonymously with this multi-network IM client

                  9
                  8 votes
                  • PROS: Provides a very secure chat evironment, Supports multiple IM networks, Can be operated by technophobes
                  • CONS: Drains more bandwidth than most IM clients, Takes a while to set up
                • Star Messenger

                  3.1.0.0

                  License
                  free Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Multi-client instant messenger in one

                  4
                  4 votes
                  • AstroApp

                    1.85

                    License
                    free Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Remote access, videoconferencing, chat and VOIP app

                    -
                    No votes yet
                    • PROS: Perform multi functions in one app, Great for collaborating on team tasks,
                    • CONS: Can be hard to configure desktop sharing, Lags while sharing desktops
                  • Portable Adium

                    r40 1.3.2

                    License
                    free Download
                    Platform
                    Mac

                    Multi-account messenger to use wherever you like

                    5
                    4 votes
                    • PROS: Great design, Good performance, Take your profile and message logs with you anywhere
                    • CONS: Not many internet cafés use Macs
                  Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
                  #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
                  11.1337.6Windows
                  25.3.0.7897.1Windows, Mac
                  3Varies with device2776.7Android, Windows Phone, iPhone
                  42.10.7796.4Windows
                  51.51596.4Java, iPhone