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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AIM

AOL Inc.

3.7 on 228 votes

Iminent

3.4 on 419 votes

raidcall.com

4 on 117 votes

Spinytel Private Limited

3.8 on 145 votes

Dellmont Sarl

3.6 on 199 votes

iCall, Inc.

3.7 on 157 votes

Aluxian Apps

4.1 on 115 votes

Telegram Messenger LLP

4.3 on 91 votes

Kakao

4.3 on 71 votes

Miranda IM

4.4 on 65 votes

Cerulean Studios

4.3 on 88 votes

Microsoft

4.1 on 73 votes

Tencent Inc.

3.9 on 92 votes

Y!Supra

4.2 on 75 votes

Matt Holwood

4 on 95 votes

Finarea S.A. Switzerland

3.7 on 120 votes

WhatsappTime

4.2 on 56 votes

Free Live TV Software, Inc.

3.9 on 80 votes

ChitChat

3.8 on 89 votes

Palringo Limited

4.1 on 52 votes

ZTEMT

3.9 on 98 votes

TeliVoIP, Voip Arabia

3.8 on 70 votes

ifedapo olarewaju

3.7 on 77 votes

andreas-mausch

3.7 on 84 votes

Parvez.Ailom

3.8 on 64 votes

Sawa2Call

4.2 on 44 votes

IVT Corporation

3.9 on 74 votes

Thorvald Natvig

4.8 on 28 votes

dotSyntax, LLC

4.1 on 46 votes

icallmore

3.9 on 52 votes