Best instant messengers of 2018 for Windows

Messengers are to keep you in touch with friends over a large distance. They offer voice chats, video conversations, written messages exchange and file sending support. We've chosen the best among a wide list of existing ones and compared them to ease your choice of the most convenient tool.

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Viber Media Inc.

4.3 on 1427 votes

Skype Limited

4.2 on 14638 votes

Mail.Ru

4.2 on 636 votes

Line Corporation

4.2 on 1436 votes

Xfire Inc.

4.2 on 375 votes

Yahoo!

4.1 on 11605 votes

Skype Limited

4.1 on 3154 votes

WhatsApp Inc.

4 on 713 votes

Nimbuzz B.V.

4.1 on 1058 votes

Skype Limited

3.9 on 1019 votes

ICQ

ICQ LLC.

3.9 on 619 votes

Lowlevel Studios

4 on 831 votes

ooVoo LLC

3.9 on 457 votes

Facebook

3.9 on 1287 votes

AVM Software Inc.

3.9 on 387 votes

Pidgin Software

4.3 on 170 votes

Camshare Inc.

3.8 on 1132 votes

Skype Limited

3.7 on 883 votes

Discordia Limited

3.7 on 720 votes

PageBites, Inc.

3.9 on 227 votes

BitRock SL

4.1 on 187 votes

mIRC Co. Ltd.

3.8 on 297 votes

chikka.com.

3.8 on 225 votes

Paltalk

3.8 on 248 votes

Flagship Industries, Inc.

4.2 on 131 votes

Beyluxe Communication S.R.L

3.6 on 282 votes

FacebookMessenger, Inc.

3.9 on 172 votes

Techapple.Net

4.2 on 110 votes

Splitcamera.com

4 on 140 votes

AIM

AOL Inc.

3.7 on 228 votes