Meet Messages, the official Google app for sending SMS (SMS, MMS) and chatting (RCS). Message anyone from anywhere with texting reliability and chat richness. Keep in touch with your friends and family, send group texts, and share your favorite photos, GIFs, emoji, stickers, videos and audio messages.
Chat Features (RCS)
On supported carriers, you can send and receive messages over Wi-Fi or your data network, see when your friends are writing or when they have read your message, share high quality pictures and videos, and more .
Clean, intuitive and comfortable design
Instant notifications, smart responses and a new design make communication faster and more fun. With dark mode, you can use Messages comfortably in low light situations.
Select or take photos and videos directly from the app and share them 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 with Google Pay.
You can now find more shared content in your conversations: tap the search icon and select a specific contact to see your email history with them and any photos, videos, addresses or links you have shared with them.
Messages are supported on devices running Android ™ 5.0 Lollipop and later.