Hide
We announced a new communications product, Hangouts, in May 2013. Hangouts will replace Google Talk and does not support XMPP.

Other IM Clients

The Google Talk service is built to support industry standards. You can connect to the Google Talk service using Google's own client, as well as many other IM clients developed by third parties. Use the table below to help you choose which client is best for you.

Now, you can also use Google Talk on your BlackBerry. Download Google Talk for BlackBerry devices at http://www.blackberry.com/GoogleTalk

Client Type Gmail Android
Gmail Text, Audio & Video Text, Audio & Video
Android Text, Audio & Video Text, Audio & Video
Adium Text Only Text Only
Pidgin Text & Audio Text Only
iChat Text Only Text Only
Kopete Text Only Text Only
Miranda Text Only Text Only
Psi Text Only Text Only
Trillian Text Only Text Only
Empathy Text, Audio & Video Text Only
Jitsi Text, Audio & Video Text & Audio