Google Allo vs iMessage


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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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iMessage
iMessage lets you send messages back and forth with anyone on iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, or a Mac. If you’re a texter, you’ll love Messages on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Now they all come with iMessage, a service that’s an even better kind of texting. Because it’s free for you and anyone texting over Wi-Fi using an iOS device or Mac with iMessage.
Comparing Google Allo vs iMessage 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.

Ok, now let's compare the UI. Looks like iMessage 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 iMessage is more popular than Google Allo

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

- Google Allo gets web interface (in 2017)
- Apple enters customer service arena with iOS Business Chat (in 2017)
- Google adds audio calling to Duo and file sharing to Allo (in 2017)
- iMessage and FaceTime get two-factor authentication (in 2015)
- Yahoo! MSN adds Mac IM interoperability (in 2006)

Looks like iMessage was recently more active than Google Allo (at least in our news).