Conversations makes it very easy to create an account on the conversations server.im. The use of that server comes with an annual fee of 8 euros after a trial period of 6 months. However, the conversations will also work with any other XMPP server. Many XMPP servers are run by volunteers and are free.
- End-to-end encryption with OMEMO or OpenPGP
- Sending and receiving images.
- Intuitive user interface that follows the Android design guidelines
- Images / Avatars for your Contacts
- It synchronizes with the desktop client
- Conferences (with support for bookmarks)
- Integration of the address book.
- Multiple accounts / unified inbox
- Very low impact on battery life.
(4.1 and up)
Jelly Bean (4.1 - 4.3.1),KitKat (4.4 - 4.4.4),Lollipop (5.0 - 5.1.1),Marshmallow (6.0 - 6.0.1),Nougat (7.0 – 7.1.1),Oreo (8.0-8.1), Pie(9.0)