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Download size

5 MB

Last updated



Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8
  • Windows Phone 7.5

App requires

  • contacts
  • phone identity
  • owner identity
  • video and still capture
  • location services
  • music library
  • photos library
  • media playback
  • microphone
  • data services
  • phone dialer
  • push notification service
  • movement and directional sensor
  • speech
  • VOIP calling
  • web browser component
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
  • photo, music, and video libraries
  • camera
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Supported languages (3)

English español 中文(简体)
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New in 2.0:
Make/Receive Phone Calls - Use your TextNow phone number to make and receive voice calls for free!
Voicemail - Give your callers the opportunity to leave you a voice message if you happen to miss a call!
Messaging Improvements - View your call log with a contact within a conversation window.
Various other bug fixes and UI improvements.

New in
Bug fixes

New in
Added a Refresh button to quickly sync up your conversations. Added resend option for messages sent offline. Improved message delivery. A lot of bug fixes and stability improvement.

TextNow gives you your very own dedicated phone number with which you can text and call your friends, family, significant others, neighbors, or anyone else you would like! This number can be used anywhere within USA and Canada! You can also send and receive picture messages or create texting groups! Your friends and family don't need to have TextNow, it works just like a normal phone.

This app is beautifully and simply designed and will integrate directly with your Windows contacts.

TextNow is also available on the web at TextNow.com. Take your phone number with you, and your messages will seamlessly synchronize!
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  • by jen 4/14/2015
  • by David 4/14/2015
    This is the best texting app I have found
  • by Darren 4/14/2015
    I wanna give it a half star cause it wont let me get credits and when I click on it. It says com back soon please fix
  • by Elijah 4/14/2015
    Sometimes I can't make calls
  • by Kilo 4/14/2015
    Need it updated,it wont let me earn calling credits
  • by Kansas 4/14/2015
    Three because I want something that don't need wifi
  • by James 4/14/2015
    Since its update adding ads it is horribly slow, unresponsive, and crashes all the time.
  • by Hillary 4/13/2015
    I can't figure out how to get the free credits to call n text
  • by User 4/13/2015
    This app ******* sucks ***! I can't ever get a call in or out and your service sucks *** pathetic pos
  • by Dalton 4/13/2015
    Yall suck