What is KakaoTalk?
KakaoTalk is a downloadable software application for mobile devices that allows its users to send and receive messages including photos, videos, voice messages, URL links, and contact information, both on a one-to-one basis and in groups, all for free. To use the application, you only need to enter your phone number without registering or logging-in.
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Group Chatting with As Many Friends You Want
KakaoTalk allows you to enjoy not only one-to-one chats but also group chats.
Texting is only a start! You can send, view and share pictures and videos that you select from your existing album or right after taking them. You can also send contact numbers at your phone address book.
Finding Chat Friends Automatically
You do not need to manually register your friends to chat as KakaoTalk finds and registers them automatically using phone numbers at your contacts.
Finding Friends with KakaoTalk IDs
Even if you do not know your friends’ phone numbers, you can add them to your Friends List by just knowing their IDs.
Adding a Friend While Chatting.
You can add a friend to your Friends List while group chatting with him or her.
Privacy Protection with Lock
You can protect your personal information by setting Lock. If you set Lock, you are asked to type in a password whenever you activate KakaoTalk.
Custom Chat Room Background Image
You can use a selected picture as a chat room background image. A picture can be taken or can be chosen from your existing album.
Exporting and Importing Friends List
You can save your Friends List as a file and export it to your email account. You can also import and add such Friends List to the current Friends List. By doing so, you can safely keep and import your precious Friends List even when you change your phone number or your mobile device.
Get the beta download from here, currently only available for OS5 and OS6 devices.