QKSMS

Messaging app

Replacement for the stock AOSP messaging app.

Some of its features include:


  • Material Design

  • Themes

  • Night Mode

  • Reply to messages without leaving the current app

  • Group Messaging

  • MMS

  • Delayed message sending

  • Search

Packages

Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications and it's a less secure way to download. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.

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  • Version 3.0.9 (163) - Added on 2018-04-24

    This version requires Android 5.0 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Download APK 8.0 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions
    • android.permission.ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE
    • android.permission.READ_CONTACTS
    • android.permission.READ_SMS
    • android.permission.READ_PHONE_STATE
    • android.permission.RECEIVE_MMS
    • android.permission.RECEIVE_SMS
    • android.permission.SEND_SMS
    • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
    • android.permission.WRITE_SMS
    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • com.android.vending.BILLING
    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • com.sec.android.provider.badge.permission.READ
    • com.sec.android.provider.badge.permission.WRITE
    • com.htc.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.htc.launcher.permission.UPDATE_SHORTCUT
    • com.sonyericsson.home.permission.BROADCAST_BADGE
    • com.sonymobile.home.permission.PROVIDER_INSERT_BADGE
    • com.anddoes.launcher.permission.UPDATE_COUNT
    • com.majeur.launcher.permission.UPDATE_BADGE
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.CHANGE_BADGE
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.WRITE_SETTINGS
    • android.permission.READ_APP_BADGE
    • com.oppo.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.oppo.launcher.permission.WRITE_SETTINGS
    • me.everything.badger.permission.BADGE_COUNT_READ
    • me.everything.badger.permission.BADGE_COUNT_WRITE
  • Version 3.0.7 (161) - Added on 2018-04-19

    This version requires Android 5.0 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Download APK 7.9 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions
    • android.permission.ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE
    • android.permission.READ_CONTACTS
    • android.permission.READ_SMS
    • android.permission.READ_PHONE_STATE
    • android.permission.RECEIVE_MMS
    • android.permission.RECEIVE_SMS
    • android.permission.SEND_SMS
    • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
    • android.permission.WRITE_SMS
    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • com.android.vending.BILLING
    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • com.sec.android.provider.badge.permission.READ
    • com.sec.android.provider.badge.permission.WRITE
    • com.htc.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.htc.launcher.permission.UPDATE_SHORTCUT
    • com.sonyericsson.home.permission.BROADCAST_BADGE
    • com.sonymobile.home.permission.PROVIDER_INSERT_BADGE
    • com.anddoes.launcher.permission.UPDATE_COUNT
    • com.majeur.launcher.permission.UPDATE_BADGE
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.CHANGE_BADGE
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.WRITE_SETTINGS
    • android.permission.READ_APP_BADGE
    • com.oppo.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.oppo.launcher.permission.WRITE_SETTINGS
    • me.everything.badger.permission.BADGE_COUNT_READ
    • me.everything.badger.permission.BADGE_COUNT_WRITE
  • Version 3.0.6 (160) - Added on 2018-04-17

    This version requires Android 5.0 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Download APK 7.9 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions
    • android.permission.ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE
    • android.permission.READ_CONTACTS
    • android.permission.READ_SMS
    • android.permission.READ_PHONE_STATE
    • android.permission.RECEIVE_MMS
    • android.permission.RECEIVE_SMS
    • android.permission.SEND_SMS
    • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
    • android.permission.WRITE_SMS
    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • com.android.vending.BILLING
    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • com.sec.android.provider.badge.permission.READ
    • com.sec.android.provider.badge.permission.WRITE
    • com.htc.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.htc.launcher.permission.UPDATE_SHORTCUT
    • com.sonyericsson.home.permission.BROADCAST_BADGE
    • com.sonymobile.home.permission.PROVIDER_INSERT_BADGE
    • com.anddoes.launcher.permission.UPDATE_COUNT
    • com.majeur.launcher.permission.UPDATE_BADGE
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.CHANGE_BADGE
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.WRITE_SETTINGS
    • android.permission.READ_APP_BADGE
    • com.oppo.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.oppo.launcher.permission.WRITE_SETTINGS
    • me.everything.badger.permission.BADGE_COUNT_READ
    • me.everything.badger.permission.BADGE_COUNT_WRITE