Samsung mobile had announced the launch of the Samsung Chat On feature last month and at that time it was expected that it will remain as a Samsung mobile only feature. But Samsung seems to have totally different plans with it as they have announced the launch of the Chat On for android powered device other than Samsung as well.
The Chat On application is available online on the Google Android application store for download by any and all android devices of any make and model.
Chat On is Samsung’s global mobile communication service that works across all major smartphone and feature phone platforms including Android and Bada as of now. Chat On allows users interact with friends and family, regardless of device platform which offers functionality across multiple platforms lets all users join in, with text, images, hand-written notes and video shared instantly. One of the best features of this application is that it allows connectivity between different devices regardless of the platform.
Along with this Samsung has also made its plans for expansion and future of the application as well. The Chat on feature will also soon be available for iOS and BlackBerry platform as well through a stand along application which will soon be made available for both these platforms.
Chat On is available in more than 120 countries supporting up to 62 different languages, features two functionality options. A basic functionality option is available for feature phone users who prefer simple and easy usage, allowing users to share text, pictures, calendar, contacts and emoticons. While smartphone users can enjoy advanced feature options, enabling richer communication by allowing users to see how often they communicate with their buddies using the Interaction Rank feature and post comments on buddies’ profile pages. Users can also create an ‘Animation message’ which allows them to create their own content by scribbling texts, adding audio and choosing their background pictures.
The Samsung Chat On feature is compatible with all android devices running android version 2.2 and above and can be downloaded from the android marketplace by following the given link.