Xabber

Instant messaging client

Jabber (XMPP) client app with multiple accounts, privacy modes and a clean and simple interface. This version is tracking recent development builds, for legacy devices there is also Xabber Classic.

Supported protocols:

  • RFC-3920: Core;
  • RFC-3921: Instant Messaging and Presence;
  • XEP-0030: Service Discovery;
  • XEP-0128: Service Discovery Extensions;
  • XEP-0115: Entity Capabilities;
  • XEP-0054: vcard-temp;
  • XEP-0153: vCard-Based Avatars;
  • XEP-0045: Multi-User Chat (incompletely);
  • XEP-0078: Non-SASL Authentication;
  • XEP-0138: Stream Compression;
  • XEP-0203: Delayed Delivery;
  • XEP-0091: Legacy Delayed Delivery;
  • XEP-0199: XMPP Ping;
  • XEP-0147: XMPP URI Scheme Query Components;
  • XEP-0085: Chat State Notifications;
  • XEP-0184: Message Delivery Receipts;
  • XEP-0155: Stanza Session Negotiation;
  • XEP-0059: Result Set Management;
  • XEP-0136: Message Archiving;
  • XEP-0224: Attention.
  • XEP-0077: In-Band Registration
  • XEP-0280: Message Carbons

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 2.0.1 (348) - Added on 2017-05-14

    This version requires Android 4.0.3 or newer.

    It is built and signed by the original developer.

    Download APK 13 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions

    • android.permission.RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED
    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • android.permission.VIBRATE
    • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.READ_INTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE
    • android.permission.REQUEST_IGNORE_BATTERY_OPTIMIZATIONS
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
  • Version 1.0.155 (327) - Added on 2017-03-12

    This version requires Android 4.0 or newer.

    It is built and signed by the original developer.

    Download APK 15 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions

    • android.permission.RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED
    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • android.permission.VIBRATE
    • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.READ_INTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE
    • android.permission.CAMERA
    • android.permission.REQUEST_IGNORE_BATTERY_OPTIMIZATIONS
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
  • Version 1.0.74 (247) - Added on 2015-12-29

    This version requires Android 4.0 or newer.

    It is built and signed by the original developer.

    Download APK 14 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions

    • android.permission.RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED
    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • android.permission.VIBRATE
    • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.READ_INTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE
    • android.permission.CAMERA
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE