HIKE – A New Alternative to Instant Messaging Chatting
Recently a new entry is on top in the android market. New instant messaging app called “hike – fun, free messaging for life”.
A new app which allows to you to send instant messages or chats to your friends.
Hike is available on Android, Windows Phone, Nokia, IPhone and soon it will be available on blackberry also.
With Hike, you can send Hike to Hike unlimited messages. Along with this you can message to a friend who is not on hike, and that too free.
Hike Website says that
Each hike user gets 100 Free hike SMS every month to message those friends who aren’t on hike. We do the smarts to convert the message into a free hike SMS if the user’s friend isn’t on hike.
Better yet, the SMS user can reply at normal rates and the reply comes back into the hike inbox making messaging very seamless.
You can send unlimited hike to hike messages and you can send 100 hike to mobile sms every month. Presently free sms can only be sent to India.
Even when you invite a friend via sms then you can earn an extra 50 free SMS per month for every friend that joins hike because of you.
And even there is Rewards option where you can invite friends and Rs. 20 talktime for every friend joined.
The look and feel, User Experience of the application is very nice with nice color combination. And even there is an option for Group Chat. You can send photos, videos and other media files.
Just installed it. It looks good and easy to operate and use with new emoticons.