Text Free: Call & Texting App

Contains adsIn-app purchases
479K reviews
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About this app

Private texting, WiFi calling, group chat and high-quality messaging are just a few taps away with the TextFree app. Our messenger app offers you free SMS messaging and a real phone number. Text and chat with anyone, even if they don’t have the TextFree app. Create a different phone number for all of your calling and private messaging needs.

With our phone app you can call and text now with features like group messaging, free MMS picture messaging, and private call & voicemail from any device.

Other messenger apps can be expensive or complicated to use. Get unlimited text messaging, group chat, SMS, and MMS picture messages with our WiFi calling and texting app. TextFree makes connecting with friends and family easy and affordable. From group text to phone calls, TextFree provides the features you need to stay connected with your phone contacts without the high costs.

Call and text for free and send group chat messages when you set up a 2nd phone number with the TextFree WiFi calling app. Get your own free private number and access private call and texting features when you download. Unlike other messaging apps, our free text and call app lets you create a different phone number, right down to the area code. Create a different number that is easy to remember and share with friends and family.

Create a business phone number or a personal calling line. A second phone number allows you to have private texting and phone call conversations. Get text messaging and call privacy—whether you need a private 2nd phone for business or family. Send private messages, set up closed chat rooms, hide text messages, and enjoy private caller features from unwanted numbers on the TextFree app.

Texting and calling from one easy-to-use, free messaging app. Since 2009, our phone app has helped millions of people around the world stay connected.

We aren’t like most messaging apps, we are the original TextFree—the free texting and WiFi calling app that can do it all. Start calling and messaging with TextFree today!



- Easy Messaging: Use our free texting app for free WiFi and SMS messaging
- Talk, send MMS or SMS messages from anywhere you have a WiFi connection
- Group chat: Hang out with people from your contact list right on your device
- Group text: Send GIFs, emojis, stickers, and more to your phone contacts


- 2nd line: Pick a real phone number
- Set up a different phone number as a business line or a personal second custom number
- Phone privacy: Use your second phone number for secure messaging and calling
- 2nd phone number: Use it for online forms, undesirable callers, or spam risks


- Anonymous texting, safe WiFi calling and texting with a messenger app you can trust
- Private texting: Hide text messages from unwanted callers and contacts
- Private 2nd phone number for business, school, family, or other personal phone contacts
- Private caller and messenger features for a safe communication experience


- Unlimited WiFi calling and SMS messaging
- Ad-free calling and texting experience
- Your second number can be reserved without having to re-select
- Just $9 a month

Group chat, messaging and WiFi calling – TextFree is the original free texting app and 2nd phone number app available. Download Text Free today!


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Updated on
Dec 6, 2022

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
This app may share these data types with third parties
Location, App activity, and App info and performance
This app may collect these data types
Location, Personal info and 8 others
Data isn’t encrypted
You can request that data be deleted
479K reviews
December 3, 2022
Sends my pictures hours later. Recipients are confused, I'm embarrassed. It's just a big mess. Notifications and incoming calls don't notify most of the time. Full page ad blocks what I'm doing and sometimes its difficult to figure out how to get it off. 1/3 page ads are very common and also very annoying. I'm going to try another ap.
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Pinger, Inc
December 7, 2022
Hey, Firstly if you're having issues with calling notifications, please make sure you have enabled notifications in our apps settings. As for any trouble with ads, they should never get in the way of using TextFree. If they do so in any way email us with a screenshot of the ads in question at reviews@pinger.com.
Aaron Hall
November 24, 2022
God awful... never rings if someone tries to call (even while on wifi), takes an unbelievably long time to stop showing ads on the bottom of the screen so you can't even use the keyboard until it decides to stop replaying the same ad.. glitchy and next to impossible to use if you have any kind of time constraints whatsoever.. if you have unlimited time to patiently wait for it to let you use the keyboard it's probably great..
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Pinger, Inc
December 2, 2022
Hey Aaron, we're so sorry to hear TextFree's giving you a hard time as of late. We'd like to assure you we certainly don't intend for such things to happen. If you could please email us at reviews@pinger.com with more information about your recent troubles within TextFree, we'll be sure to address each with the right care and attention.
Aaron M
November 25, 2022
Have had the app since it's inception. Gave it 5 stars..since then it has SEVERELY gone down hill. The user interface is horrible and do glitchy. Will never use again. I even was basically forced to buy mins as it cut me off mid sentence. Never again. If it'd free its free. You don't do ads AND charge for mins. Everyone should try TextNow. Its always unlimited free calls and texts to USA and Canada, no fine print or insane ads. Best app out there. Thank me later.
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What's new

Every update helps make Text Free a better place to chat—and this release is no different. Get the latest version for the best original Text Free Ultra experience.

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