Finally, KakaoTalk, Korea’s no. 1 mobile social app, launches in the Philippines today!
KakaoTalk is endorsed by Philippines’ pop princess Sarah Geronimo and Korea’s phenomenal boy band Big Bang.Of course you have to read it here first! Its SARAH!!!! #IkotIkot
For starters, KakaoTalk is free of charge. It is also available on iOS, Android, Blackberry, Windows, Bada and PC. Kakao Talk allows users to send messages, pictures, video, URLs, contact details and schedule. It also supports voice call and group call with as much as 5 people.
Currently has over 100 million users, maximum daily traffic is 5.2 billion messages (as of early this year).
- Key features
- Group chat and multimedia sharing: Users can create group chat rooms with an unlimited number of friends in KakaoTalk. KakaoTalk supports sharing of text, photos, videos, voice notes, contact information and schedules.
- Free 1:1 and group voice call: KakaoTalk offers both 1:1 and group voice calls with as many as five speakers. Features including Talking Tom and Talking Ben voice filters add fun and excitement to voice chat. KakaoTalk is also the worlds’ first to provide free group calls in HD quality.
- Animated/sound/still emoticons and themes: KakaoTalk is the first mobile instant messaging service to offer animated emoticons and stickers, which users can include in their chat bubbles. KakaoTalk offers tens of thousands of different emoticons, including localized digital content in Japan and Indonesia.
LOOK AT THESE CUTE EMOTICONS!