Release Notes:

Extracted from the Android O 8.0 Developer Preview 3.

• A new name! Messenger is now Android Messages, the messaging app built for Android
• Bug fixes and stability improvements
• Simpler sign-up for enhanced features on supported carriers

Android Messages makes it easy to communicate with anyone by using SMS, MMS, and more. Stay in touch with friends and family, send group texts, and share your favorite pictures, videos, audio messages.

Key features:

Faster sharing: Select or take pictures and videos directly from the app and share easily. You can even send audio messages to your contacts.
Easy search: Search through contacts and conversation threads to find exactly what you are looking for.
Purposeful design: A colorful, intuitive design makes communicating faster and more fun.
More control: Block people you don’t want to hear from, and archive messages. No interruptions when you don’t want them!
Express yourself: Send audio messages, emoji 😃, stickers, or your location.
Enhanced features: On supported carriers, you can send messages over Wi-Fi or your data network, see when friends have read your message, and more.

Android Messages is supported on devices running Android™ 4.1, Jelly Bean, and above.

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arm64-v8a
Android 4.4+
400-480dpi
arm64-v8a
Android 4.4+
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