What is Telegram?
Telegram for iPhone and Android devices is a multi-platform online messaging service similar to other famous messaging apps
- and Facebook messenger apps.
Russian entrepreneur Pavel Durov develops it. Telegram app launched in 2013, and since then, after the WhatsApp backlash, it touches 500 million active users.
Telegram provides the highest speed and claims the best security and also a competitor.
Just like other apps, a telegram also can download from Google’s or Apple’s App Store. Telegram use like any other messaging app. First, you need to provide a number, name, and picture for registration.
After successful registration, find a friend and enjoy the joyful experience.
You can use telegram on tablets, smartphones, desktop computers, and laptops. Telegram is also available for iOS, Android, Mac, Windows Phone, and Linux.
Can I use telegram on my iPhone?
Of course, you can use telegram on iPhone devices, and you can download it from the iPhone app store.
Steps to use telegram on iPhone
First, you need to download the app from the App Store of the iPhone.
Second, after installing the app, you will be asked for your phone number verification, which will be done after entering the OTP sent to your number.
After phone number verification, it will ask you for your name and picture.
After completing the verifications, you can add your contacts by just granting them access. After granting the access, you can see your contact list on telegram and send invitations, not on telegram.
Like any other messaging app, you can share photos, videos, locations, texts, and files.
Telegram also has end-to-end encryption. Because of this, no one can have access to your messages or data files that you share, not even telegram.
You can have a secret chat by just clicking the secret tab on the app with whom you want.
On telegram, you can also change the chat background by just clicking the photos from the library.
Reasons Telegram is better than WhatsApp.
- Media compression
Telegram has an advanced feature that you can choose to share your images or video in compressed form or not without compressed.
- Boundless server storage
Telegram gives unlimited storage. It means it saves all your data. Your data is safe. Telegram has higher privacy that you can view the active sessions. That’s why you can download any file anytime.
- Normal group vs. Supergroup
Telegram usually has 200 members group volume. But when reached to 200, it turns into a supergroup with 5000 members capacity. (Supergroup has more feature than normal group.)
- Username feature
In the telegram, even you didn’t have the contact numbers, you can communicate with anyone. This is the outstanding feature of a telegram.
The telegram channel feature is just like groups, and you can accommodate many of your contacts. In the Telegram app, you can also set privacy who can see and post something.
- Multi-platform support
Telegram also available for any smartphone, Linux, Mac OS, iOS, also with telegram web.
Telegram also has secret chat encryption in which anyone can place a timer for deleting the message after it hits your timer. So will delete the message automatically. This is one of the best features of a telegram.
A program that is based on Artificial Intelligence. There are many bots like an Image bot, which has the functionality of retrieving images also has a sticker bot and gif bot.
- Sends any file
Telegram has no limitations for sending videos, files, or any images, while WhatsApp limits the videos and other files while sending.
According to my experience with those apps, I prefer telegram most because it is faster and has distinctive features than WhatsApp.
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