Conversations

Chat using the XMPP network

XMPP client designed with ease of use and security in mind.

Features:

  • End-to-end encryption with either OTR, OpenPGP and OMEMO
  • Sending and receiving images
  • Indication when your contact has read your message
  • Intuitive UI that follows Android Design guidelines
  • Pictures / Avatars for your Contacts
  • Syncs with desktop client
  • Conferences (with support for bookmarks)
  • Address book integration
  • Multiple accounts / unified inbox
  • Very low impact on battery life

Noteable XEPs:

  • XEP-0065: SOCKS5 Bytestreams
  • XEP-0163: Personal Eventing Protocol
  • XEP-0191: Blocking Command
  • XEP-0198: Stream Management
  • XEP-0237: Roster Versioning
  • XEP-0280: Message Carbons
  • XEP-0313: Message Archive Management
  • XEP-0352: Client State Indication

License: GNU General Public License v3.0

Website: https://conversations.im/
Issue Tracker: https://github.com/siacs/Conversations/issues
Source Code: https://github.com/siacs/Conversations
Changelog: https://github.com/siacs/Conversations/blob/HEAD/CHANGELOG.md
Donate: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=CW3SYT3KG5PDL
Flattr: https://flattr.com/thing/3531619

For full details and additional technical information, see this application's page on the F-Droid wiki.

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 1.19.3 (225) - Added on Jul 14, 2017

    This version requires Android 4.0 or newer.

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

    Download APK 6.0 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions

    • ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE
    • INTERNET
    • NFC
    • READ_APP_BADGE
    • READ_CONTACTS
    • READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • READ_PROFILE
    • RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED
    • REQUEST_IGNORE_BATTERY_OPTIMIZATIONS
    • VIBRATE
    • WAKE_LOCK
    • WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • com.anddoes.launcher.permission.UPDATE_COUNT
    • com.htc.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.htc.launcher.permission.UPDATE_SHORTCUT
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.CHANGE_BADGE
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.WRITE_SETTINGS
    • com.majeur.launcher.permission.UPDATE_BADGE
    • com.oppo.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.oppo.launcher.permission.WRITE_SETTINGS
    • com.sec.android.provider.badge.permission.READ
    • com.sec.android.provider.badge.permission.WRITE
    • com.sonyericsson.home.permission.BROADCAST_BADGE
    • com.sonymobile.home.permission.PROVIDER_INSERT_BADGE
  • Version 1.19.0 (222) - Added on Jul 9, 2017

    This version requires Android 4.0 or newer.

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

    Download APK 6.0 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions

    • ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE
    • INTERNET
    • NFC
    • READ_APP_BADGE
    • READ_CONTACTS
    • READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • READ_PROFILE
    • RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED
    • REQUEST_IGNORE_BATTERY_OPTIMIZATIONS
    • VIBRATE
    • WAKE_LOCK
    • WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • com.anddoes.launcher.permission.UPDATE_COUNT
    • com.htc.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.htc.launcher.permission.UPDATE_SHORTCUT
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.CHANGE_BADGE
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.WRITE_SETTINGS
    • com.majeur.launcher.permission.UPDATE_BADGE
    • com.oppo.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.oppo.launcher.permission.WRITE_SETTINGS
    • com.sec.android.provider.badge.permission.READ
    • com.sec.android.provider.badge.permission.WRITE
    • com.sonyericsson.home.permission.BROADCAST_BADGE
    • com.sonymobile.home.permission.PROVIDER_INSERT_BADGE
  • Version 1.18.5 (217) - Added on Jun 2, 2017

    This version requires Android 4.0 or newer.

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

    Download APK 6.2 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions

    • ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE
    • INTERNET
    • NFC
    • READ_APP_BADGE
    • READ_CONTACTS
    • READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • READ_PROFILE
    • RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED
    • REQUEST_IGNORE_BATTERY_OPTIMIZATIONS
    • VIBRATE
    • WAKE_LOCK
    • WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • com.anddoes.launcher.permission.UPDATE_COUNT
    • com.htc.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.htc.launcher.permission.UPDATE_SHORTCUT
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.CHANGE_BADGE
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.huawei.android.launcher.permission.WRITE_SETTINGS
    • com.majeur.launcher.permission.UPDATE_BADGE
    • com.oppo.launcher.permission.READ_SETTINGS
    • com.oppo.launcher.permission.WRITE_SETTINGS
    • com.sec.android.provider.badge.permission.READ
    • com.sec.android.provider.badge.permission.WRITE
    • com.sonyericsson.home.permission.BROADCAST_BADGE
    • com.sonymobile.home.permission.PROVIDER_INSERT_BADGE