Google has just launched MESSENGER, a text messaging and MMS app for your Android smartphones and tablets. Don’t be confused with the Messenger from Facebook. Google’s Messenger is for your regular text and MMS messages as the Messenger from Facebook is a chat app that needs internet connection to work.
• Faster sharing: Select or take pictures and videos directly from the app and share easily. You can even send audio messages to your contacts.
• Easy search: Search through contacts and conversation threads to find exactly what you are looking for.
• Purposeful design: New, fluid, material design that is intuitive and delightful.
• More control: Ability to block SMS senders. No interruptions when you don’t want them!
• More features: audio messages, emoji support 😃, colored text threads, message archiving and more.
You can also send group texts as well as your favorite pictures, videos and even audio messages to your contacts. The Messenger does support devices running on Android 4.1 and above. This is not compatible with WiFi only tablets.
Messenger is now available for download at Google Play Store.