No Computer or Apple device is needed! Only your Android phone.Plus a unified inbox for all your messages including WhatsApp, FB Messenger (Meta), SMS, and soon to come: Telegram, Discord, RCS, Slack, and more.Introducing Sunbird.
Continuous upgrades, product and security enhancements, a constant stream of new messaging platforms being added monthly...and you never have to hear about your green bubbles again.
Sunbird Messaging is an Android & web app that gives users the ability to unify the world’s most popular messaging apps into one app inbox including iMessage, SMS/MMS, Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp. More message app types such as Telegram, RCS, Instagram Messenger, Slack, Line, and Discord will be included in future updates. Sunbird Messaging servers never store user messages, or any other personal data, ensuring safety, security and privacy.
Signup for the waitlist at sunbirdapp.com. Once your spot opens up on the waitlist, you will receive an invitation email to a closed beta launch in the Google Play store. You can refer friends to bump up on the list. Sunbird is better with friends!
There are some significant differences. Here are some of them: Sunbird is the first and only fully featured “iMessage for Android” app. Setup only requires an Android phone. No personal server, Apple device or desktop software is required.The Sunbird app is fully encrypted while text messages are not.Your texts from the Sunbird app will appear as blue bubbles.At launch, iMessage, SMS/MMS, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger will be supported. Over the coming months, the most popular message apps will be added, too. Telegram, RCS, Signal, Line, Slack, Discord, Instagram DMs and many more.
The Sunbird app does not store user data promoting a safe, secure, and private messaging environment. With end-to-end encrypted, confidential messaging, Sunbird is fully secure and completely private. By adding encryption between Android and iMessage where there currently is none, Sunbird is the first of its kind to give a unified and safe messaging experience to Android users.
Sunbird takes less than a minute to set up.
No Apple or Mac device is needed! Only your Android phone.
If your device is not connected to a Wi-Fi network, Sunbird messages will be sent over cellular data possibly incurring data usage. This means that cellular rates may apply, depending on your carrier.
Yes. Sunbird works anywhere in the world as long as you have an Internet connection. International roaming text messaging rates may apply.
Yes. If you do not have a Wi-Fi connection, messages sent from the Sunbird app will be sent over your cellular network.
For now, only Android devices can use Sunbird. If you send a message to someone with an iPhone, your messages will be delivered as blue bubbles. Full quality media, reactions/tapbacks, live typing, and other iMessage features are all supported in Sunbird.
Yes. You can send and receive iMessages when you’re connected to in-flight Wi-Fi, even if Airplane Mode is enabled. Here is how: 1. Tap Settings and turn on Airplane Mode(Turning on Airplane Mode will disable Wi-Fi)2. Enable Wi-Fi by going to Settings > Wi-Fi3. Connect your device to a Wi-Fi network (e.g., in-flight Wi-Fi)4. Open the Sunbird app and send a messageNow you can send messages to contacts and you can receive messages from them.
When you join the waitlist, you’ll get a unique link to share with your friends to move up on the waitlist. We also run giveaways on social and Discord so make sure to follow and jump in the conversation.
Signup for the waitlist at sunbirdapp.com. Once your spot opens up on the waitlist, you will receive an invitation email to a closed beta launch in the Google Play store.You can refer friends to bump up on the list. Sunbird is better with friends!