It was originally launched a couple of years ago, but only since last year people managed to discover this amazing messaging service. Now, it has become a landmark for the instant free messaging world. It is worth mentioning the fact that close to 1 billion people are currently using this wonderful app. Google Store is full of similar apps, but after all, people search for those that are shared with their friends. In this case, Kik is one of the best choices we have. The good thing is that now, you can easily install Kik on PC and use the service, in the same way as you use it on a Smartphone.
The reason Kik has become so famous is because it displays various interesting features and options. At first, it was launched for Android smartphones, but now, it can be used on pretty much any mobile operating system, on tablets and even on a personal computer. The service is completely free of charge, and there is no limitation on the number of text messages you can send to your friends.
In the same time, the service has a clean and simple user interface which enables you to change the theme, background images and icons. The only difference between other similar cross-platform messaging services is the fact that Kik does not require a phone number in order to work.
In order to install Kik on PC, personal computer running Windows OS or Mac OS X, here is what you need to do. Perhaps you already know, but, in order to install and download mobile-designed apps on your computer, you need an Android emulator. And the installation of Kik on PC is no exception. First, you need to find, download and install Bluestacks offline installer on your desktop computer.
Once the software is complete, install it on your computer, in the same way, as you install any other software. When everything is completed, a new window will appear displayed the Bluestacks software. Within Bluestacks, search for Kik. Choose the first result that appears and click on the Install button. This will download and install Kik APK on your Windows or Mac computer. Wait a couple of minutes and launch Kik by opening Bluestacks. Once it is completed, you can start connection with your friends; send them text messages, emotions or stickers.
In the same time, it is worth mentioning the fact that Kik is far more than just a simple messenger. With the help of Kik for PC, you can keep in touch with your friends’ social accounts, Facebook pages or Tweeter tweets. Moreover, Kik offers the possibility start in-app browsing thanks to its in-built browser. And again, everything is completely free of charge.
For those of you who use Mac OS X, the installation process is the same as in the case of Windows devices. However, keep in mind the fact that you will also have to create an account in order to use Kik on PC. There is no need for a phone number, but you will have to provide an emails address, a unique username and password.