Get acquainted with Messages, Google’s official app for messaging (SMS, MMS) and chat (RCS). Message anyone from anywhere with messaging reliability and chat richness. Stay in touch with friends and family, send group messages, and share your favorite photos, GIFs, emojis, stickers, videos, and audio messages.
Chat feature (RCS)
On supported service providers, you can send and receive messages over Wi-Fi or your data network, see when friends are typing or when they have read your messages, share photos high quality photos and videos, etc.
Clean, intuitive and comfortable design
Instant notifications, smart replies, and an all-new design make communication faster and more enjoyable. With dark mode, you can use Messages comfortably in low-light situations.
Select or take photos and videos directly from the app and share easily. You can even send audio messages to your contacts.
Send audio messages, emojis, stickers, or your location. You can also send and receive payments using Google Pay.
You can now find more shared content in your chats: tap the search icon and select a specific contact to see your messaging history with them and all your photos and videos , address or link that you have shared with each other.
Messages is supported on devices running Android™ 5.0 Lollipop and above.