The new global messaging system by Google is called Hangouts, and it replaces the out-of-date Google Talk. Download Google Hangouts free for Android and discover a new instant messaging concept.
All Google's messaging services in one.
Hangouts started off as one of the features of Google+. But due to the popularity of this video conference system, this name has been given to Google's new messaging system, that unifies the services provided by Google+, Google Plus Messenger and Google Voice, leaving in the past the rumors about Babel or Babble.
The strongest rival
In this application we can find all the functions expected from a messaging service, but with Google's know-how.
- Send messages to contacts, even when they aren't online.
- View when your messages have been read and when they are being answered.
- Carry out video calls with up to 10 participants.
- Funny tools to apply visual and sound effects to your video calls.
- Option to send images, edit them or upload them to Google+ albums.
- Includes emojis.
- "Live Hangouts" function that allows you to broadcast live events from Google+.
- Possibility to check the conversation history, shared on any of our devices.
- Perfect integration with the rest of Google services.
- Multi-platform application that runs on Android, iOS and as an add-on for your Chrome browser. You can also use it from Gmail.
Will Hangouts become the strongest rival for WhatsApp? Will it manage to oust it from its privileged position? Find out for yourself.