But Apple’s experience in mobile software still gives them the edge in a number of areas, and video chatting is one of them. That’s what’s great about the open marketplace of ideas that is the Google Play store, though.
Although they are relatively new to the marketplace, Viber has build their brand into a strong alternative to existing platforms like Face Time and Skype.
Hangouts replaced Google Talk as the native chat app within Gmail (and Google , but let’s not talk about that) a few years back, and the team has refined it a lot since then.
One thing that’s cool about Hangouts is that it works beyond simple person-to-person connections.
We took the leading candidates for a test drive to compare them with each other, taking into account price, reliability, restrictions, and features.
Here’s our list of the five best alternatives to Face Time for Android.
When you think about video chat services, Skype is the gray-haired grandfather that still manages to hang on.