Viber vs WeChat


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Viber
Viber is a mobile app that provides free international calls and text messages to other Viber users using 3G or Wi-Fi. Uses your existing contact list - check out which of your phone contacts and friends is already on Viber so that you can call and text them for free.
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WeChat
WeChat is a free messaging & calling app that allows you to easily connect with family & friends across countries. It's the all-in-one communications app for free
Comparing Viber vs WeChat 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 Viber has more user-friendly interface than WeChat 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 Viber is more popular than WeChat

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

- Viber acquired shopping keyboard startup Chatter Commerce (in 2017)
- Viber introduced secret chats with self-destructing messages (in 2017)
- Viber adds e-commerce feature (in 2017)
- Viber launched Public Accounts for businesses (in 2016)
- WeChat launched Enterprise version (in 2016)
- Viber adds end-to-end encryption and hidden chats (in 2016)
- WeChat adds VoIP international calls (in 2016)
- Viber adds public chats (in 2014)
- Japanese internet giant acquires Viber (in 2014)
- Viber now can call landline and mobile phones (in 2013)

Looks like Viber was recently more active than WeChat (at least in our news).