Free video chat
Feature to add friends with their IDs as well as with their phone numbers fring (Android, i Phone) fring is a multi-award winning mobile application that lets you make free voice calls, free video calls (one way) and live IM chats directly from your i Phone and i Pod touch. Communicate with your friends from fring and other favorite social services including Skype, MSN®Messenger, Google Talk, Twitter, Yahoo!
, AIM, ICQ, all through one central profile, using your i Phone and i Pod touch’s internet capability.
Once you and your friends install the free Viber application, you can use it to talk as much as you want. All you need is an Internet connection: 3G or Wi-Fi where available.
Want to dial a number and don’t know if they have Viber?
Message arrivals are instantly notified with Push Alert and you can send various multimedia such as pictures, videos, and contact telephone number.
Stable service supporting more than 10 million users. 1 free communication application in Android Market.
Aside from Skype, which is the uncontested king of the category, there are a bunch of other great apps that can also do chat, group messaging, and video or voice calling.
More releases on mobiles and tablets with front-facing camera planned soon.
Kakao Talk (Android, i Phone) Kakao Talk is a phone number based messenger service that allows i Phone and Android users anywhere in the world to chat one-to-one or in a group for free.
The app currently supports the following: MSN- Skype- AOL/AIM/ICQ- Yahoo- Google Talk – My Space – Facebook Features: concurrent sessions on different devices, save chat history, voice IM, send multimedia attachments (audio, visual, files) Whats App Messenger (i Phone) Want to message your friends and contacts for free?
Whats App is a direct i Phone-to-i Phone chat application with instant push notifications.