Yes, it's true now apple and Microsoft are working together to bring imessage on windows platform. As per now it only works with the apple products such as iPhone, iPad,Mac and imessage. The messages in imessage are fully encrypted and this does not use the telecom sms service. This app will be available on the windows soon as iMessage support for Windows.
iMessage support for Windows:
imessage app is the best messaging app that ever known this app is fully secured, the only problem is this app is limited to only apple products.
"Apple does make it a tad harder for messages, but we’re very willing to work with Apple,” Ranganathan said. “I want to do this in a supported way with a respect for the ecosystem we’re building on and at the same time make it a delightful experience. Messages is one where we’re not currently where we need to be compared to Android, but we need to work with Apple"
that is the reason why now iMessage support for Windows
What is imessage how does it work:
Apple messages are at present only support communication between the apple devices, such as i-pad, i-phone and mac. Imessage app is safe asi it uses the end to end encryption, it is treated as one of the safest app available for communication.
I message app it free to setup and use in the devices it supports , now it will be available on windows for free.
The only problem with the imessage app is we can't buy it for other devices and we cant download. but it will use the internet data (That may cost you).
Setup Imessage app on imessage on iphone:
Go to settings in iphone app and scroll down and choose imessage
then enable imessage button that shown on top. then scroll down then set history time and set to forever,
then enable filter unknown sender , it it will be useful for receiving messages from now contacts,
change quality of images that if we think we need a good quality, but it cost internet data charges. for more details you can check devsjournal.
Features of iOS iMessage App:
- It uses internet connections.
- Can Create groups and chat in groups
- It has an awesome interface that comes with better graphics
- You can send text , documents,photos, etc
- Messages are encrypted and fast sending and receiving
- Supports Emoji's and Smiley's it will bring the words with the
- Easy to download and install for PC
- I message app is free of cost
- Get delivery report for sent messages
- You can add personal touch with the message effects
- Now iMessage support for Windows also
As microsoft is planning to increase its visibility in mobile apps, it will increase visibility imessage app and usage of windows. People now can access imessage app with the windows system at their work place, school etc.