iMessage download: The iOS 5 software introduced the feature of iMessage which became available to iPod, iPhone and iPad. This feature helps you to keep in touch not only with family and friends but also with business clients and co-workers. Due to the popularity of the application, people are now thinking to use iMessage in Windows 7/8/XP just like WhatsApp.
iMessage for Windows PC
However, it is sad to know that there is no official version of iMessage which is compatible with Windows 7/8/XP. So you cannot use this application on the Windows platform. The best alternatives available for iMessage are Skype and Viber.
Skype is an instant messaging app, just like iMessage. But using Skype, you can also make free video calls to any part of the world. The best part about Skype is that it is available on the Play Store for free. In order to use the application, all you need is a secure internet connection. Skype helps you to communicate with your friends, family or business clients with ease.
The application has been developed by the Microsoft Skype Division. In addition to this, Skype has feature like videoconferencing and file transfer. Skype is compatible with Windows, iOS, Android and BlackBerry 10. You can also make international calls using this application! Skype has a very attractive user interface.
Viber is another wonderful application that can solve the purpose of iMessage for a Windows platform. You can download the application for free either from Play Store or the official website of Viber. In addition to this, it also supports free video calls.
Viber is found to be compatible with Microsoft Windows, Symbian, MAC OS, Android and Bada. Viber works on 3G as well as Wi-Fi networks. It has a simple user interface and is easy to operate.