The applications of instant messaging and chat is a very competitive field in Android and iPhone (and also Windows Phone and BlackBerry, of course). The application list is long, starting with the omnipresent WhatsApp: Facebook Messenger, Telegram, Kik, Viber, Skype, BBM ... and of course LINE.
And the fact is that competition to make toys Zuckerberg is complicated but this Japanese application succeeds, at least in some countries. It was not in vain one of the pioneers in implementing features as its desktop version for PC long before it reached WhatsApp Desktop. In fact, still it has more features than Californians.
One of the apps messaging and chat reference worldwide.
But, considering that download an app to chat does not mean giving up other, what makes it the favorite of millions of people, especially in Asian countries? For the following characteristics as you can enjoy downloading the APK and register as a user:
- instant messaging and chat between contacts.
- Free voice calls and video calls using VoIP protocol and supporting up to 200 people connected simultaneously.
- Function Keep which can store messages, photos and videos and then share them.
- Great offer emoji Y stickers expressiveness to emphasize your messages.
- Function Timeline to share photos, text, location ...
- Multiplatform: use your user account on Windows, Mac, iPhone, web browser through ...
- International calling service LINE Out with special prices.
- Access to the games section.
As we see no triggers only against messaging apps to use, but also makes it against others like Skype, whose most significant feature is its VoIP functions. It also offers the user features that could be related to the social network, vitaminando the user profile application to share multimedia content.
At the same time we find the function adding adhesives and emojis. And not that it was the first that had it, but certainly was the application that viralizó, sparking a small fever for the sticker which it has infected messaging apps like Facebook and Telegram.
Which is better? ¿WhatsApp or LINE?
They are two different application concepts. For starters there is more or less useful than another because both serve to send messages. Now if we can say that Japan is more complete in features ... and some of them would be welcome in WhatsApp (eg Keep). On the other hand, the US is more sober in design its much more visual and histrionic. Asian counterpart It is perfect for those who like manga and adhesives blade tip, but not for those who want to have a communication more lashings.
What's new in the latest version
- There are no published release notes.