WeChat the chinese brewed voice and messaging service developed by Tencent in China, stands in the long WhatsApp competitor queue. First released in January 2011, the application is now available on Android, iPhone, BlackBerry, Windows Phone, Symbian, and OS X platforms. It runs perfectly on any data network including Wi-Fi, 2G, 3G, or 4G. The application is supported by traditional/simplified Chinese, English, Indonesian, Spanish, Portuguese, Turkish, Malay, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Italian, Thai, Vietnamese, Hindi and Russian language.

An instant messaging application need to be contain something which can be its selling point, something different apart from what WhatsApp already provide. WeChat have tried to achieve this with their very interesting built-in feature which they call it as Friend Radar.


Friend Radar is an exclusive WeChat add-on which allows to easily connect with Friends using the same application in a limited neighborhood. WeChat automatically scans for nearby friends on WeChat and allows easy connection without entering any PIN for phone number. This feature is targeted for youth with lotsa features like stickers, up to 1GB file exchange, etc.

Download WeChat on your device now and enjoy these services for free.

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