Google Allo vs Telegram


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Google Allo
Google Allo is a smart messaging app that helps you say more and do more. Express yourself better with stickers, doodles, and HUGE emojis & text. Allo also brings you the Google Assistant.
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Telegram
Telegram is a messaging app with a focus on speed and security. It’s super-fast, simple, secure and free. Telegram seamlessly syncs across all of your devices and can be used on desktops, tablets and phones alike. You can send an unlimited amount of messages, photos, videos and files of any type (.doc, .zip, .pdf, etc.). Telegram groups have up to 200 people and you can send broadcasts to up to 100 contacts at a time. Be sure to check our website for a list of Telegram apps for all platforms. Telegram alternatives for business are Slack, Hipchat, Microsoft Teams
Comparing Google Allo vs Telegram is like comparing apples to oranges. Because your business is unique and nobody except you can decide, which is better for your company. But we can add some fun to your research and suggest some new comparison parameters.

Let's start with videos. We think that Telegram has better video than Google Allo



Ok, now let's compare the UI. Looks like Telegram has more user-friendly interface than Google Allo because it's bigger. At least on our screenshots


To compare the popularity of the solutions we counted how many alternatives people search for each of them on the Internet. And it turns out that Telegram is more popular than Google Allo

Now let's look at the recent activities of our competitors:

- Google Allo gets web interface (in 2017)
- Google adds audio calling to Duo and file sharing to Allo (in 2017)
- Telegram adds unsend feature (in 2017)
- Telegram released Bot Platform 2.0 (in 2016)
- Telegram launched public chats - Channels (in 2015)
- Telegram now lets developers create smart chat-bots (in 2015)
- Telegram messenger is attracting business teams (in 2014)

Looks like Telegram was recently more active than Google Allo (at least in our news). We also found some news, in which Google Allo and Telegram meet head to head:

2017 - Google Allo gets web interface to win over Telegram


Google’s messenger Allo is now available on the web for desktop users. The service, which lets you chat with friends while taking advantage of features like stickers, “smart replies” for one-tap responses, and Google Assistant integration, among other things, has been in the works for some time. As reported before, Allo on the web uses a similar pairing process to WhatsApp to connect its web client with your mobile device. Currently, this process only works with Android phones, but iPhone will be supported soon.