Snapchat app – multimedia sharing app with a twist
About the Snapchat app
How many times have you wished to send a slightly embarrassing picture which wouldn’t be saved after it was viewed? This wish of yours has been fulfilled by this very app called snapchat app. It provides the complete package of being a messaging, photo sending, voice and video calling app.
Features of Snapchat app
- Instant photo, video and text sharing known as “snaps”
- Snap stories
- Geo stickers
- Photo and video filters
Furthermore, the USP of the snapchat app is the timer which is set for viewing the pictures and videos. The time can be set from a smallest of one second to a largest of ten seconds. After the time expires the snap can only be open once in 24 hours. You can send snaps or videos in a feature call snap “stories”. The snaps posted here can are available by a semi-private public. Depending on the security settings of the user. Any attempt at screenshotting either a picture or video if happen then a notification appears to the user. This feature helps in protecting one’s content from unwanted entities.
In the first place, another unique and fun feature of the Snapchat app are the filters which are provided. They add an element of fun to the snaps and have slowly become a sensation, with celebrities also flaunting them. There are a variety of filters, which get an update per season and popular holiday. The most popular of them all is the ‘dog’ filter, which is used by users and celebs alike.
There is also an option of adding text, stickers, and emojis to the snaps. Videos play in fast motion too, slowed or played backward. Another fun feature added by snapchat app is the Geo filter or sticker, which are locale specific. They have become a unique way of showings and updating people on one’s location while traveling around.
Features that we love in Snapchat app:
- Snap stories
- Geo stickers
- Snap filters
In the end, this Snapchat app is a fun yet secure app which makes sharing moments as well as memories all the more fun and exciting. Furthermore, its many unique features and new additions keep the users hooked and has a loyal fan base which is growing exponentially.
Together with data privacy and different filters. The Snapchat app makes sure to rule the young mind.
User Review on Google Play store
- People love the rotation of filters feature of the app
- App is sometimes very slow to respond
- People have complained about not able to click snaps with flash on
- Additional customization to snaps is great
- App performance is hampered after recent update
- Options, where only your friends can see your location, is missing
- The map component is glitchy and crashes have been reported
- Complain of slowing down the phone have been received.
- Video recording fail error have been reported by users
- People complain about the new location map update
Size: 95.7 MB (iOS) / 76 MB (Android)
Installs: 100 M
Category: Photo sharing, multimedia, instant messaging, phone and video calling
Updated: February 14,2017
Operating system iOS, Android
Available in 20 languages