Get more out of texting.

Meet Messages, Android's official app for texting and chat. Send a text, chat from your computer, share a pic, find the perfect GIF or sticker—it's all quick, easy and reliable.

Try it on your device now or get it from Google Play.

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Quick and Easy Texting

Text anyone, from anywhere; express yourself with emoji, GIFs and stickers; see inline previews of links; reply without typing with Smart Reply. Share Photos, Videos and GIFs.

Select or take pictures and videos directly from the app and share easily. You can even find the perfect GIF, right from the app.

Text from Your Computer

With Messages for web, you can send texts, photos, videos, emoji and stickers from your computer or tablet.

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Chat Features*

  • Chat over Wi-Fi and data
  • See when friends are typing or have read your message
  • Chat with friends and family in groups
*Only available in some conversations
Access these features now by downloading Messages from Google Play.For additional information view our full messaging terms and conditions.