In case you are bored of the stock Android messaging app, then try out Textra SMS. It is an amazing alternative to the stock Android messaging app and is available for free.
Textra SMS comes with lot of built-in themes and app icons. With its both dark and light mode, users can select any according to their preferences.
One of the amazing feature of Textra SMS is its ability to allow users select multiple pictures from gallery and gives quick reply option in notification popup.
Download Textra SMS for PC
In order to install and use Android apps like Textra SMS for PC on Windows, you need to have an Android emulator installed.
Not sure what an Android Emulator is? See: What is an Android Emulator?
Presently, there are lot of good Android emulator softwares available for both Windows and Mac operating systems. We recommend to first give Nox Player a try to install Textra SMS for Windows.
- Download Nox App Player for Windows
- Textra SMS in Google PlayStore
How to Use Textra SMS for Windows 7/8/10
After installation of Textra SMS for PC, you will be able to go through the features it offers and see if it matches your style.
Does Textra back up text messages? Textra says YES, it does, by automatically inserting a copy of all messages into the stock Android messaging database.
Can you text using Textra over WiFi? Textra says YES, if your mobile carrier supports sending MMS over WiFi.
What does Textra cost? Textra is free, but the app does come with ads. There is a premium option with removes the ads forever.
Have you tried Textra SMS? What do you think of it? Would you recommend it for other people looking for another messaging app alternative? Let us know what you think in the comments section below.