Verizon Messages

Stay connected with

  • Personalize conversations – Customize backgrounds, bubbles, fonts, notifications, and use colorful emoji on your Android™ smartphone or tablet
  • Extended coverage – Send and receive messages over Wi-Fi on your smartphone, tablet, PC, Mac and web browser
  • Send a gift - Sending a gift is easier than ever. Use Verizon Messages to send Starbucks eGift cards to friends and family
  • Share locations – Use Glympse® to quickly share your real-time location with others, or view multiple friends’ locations on a single map screen

Keeping your conversations going has never been easier

  • Use Wi-Fi to send and receive messages on your smartphone, tablet, PC, Mac and web browser
  • Experience seamless transitions from device to device, as each recognizes your Verizon Wireless phone number
  • Stay connected with family and friends by sending messages to international numbers
  • Restore up to 90 days of previously synced messages from online
Verizon Messages - Seamless messaging across your devices
Verizon Messages features

Personalize your messages

  • Customize everything! Pick your own backgrounds, bubbles, fonts, notifications and much more on your Android smartphone or tablet

  • Express yourself in pictures: create a postcard or enhance pictures using photo editing and collage features

  • Use Smart Emojis tap keywords when composing messages to express yourself through colorful emoji

  • Send a voice or audio message - just press and hold to record, then release to send

  • Send texts, personalized pictures, voice messages, eGift cards and Glympses® to friends on any network

Share your location with Glympse®

  • Use Glympse® to share your real-time location with others
  • View multiple friends’ locations on a single map


Use Content Finder to find what you've shared

  • Search recipient information and message content to find important messages
  • Browse your shared message content to find important photos, videos, eGift cards, and more


Thoughtfulness delivered

  • Sending a gift is easier than ever with Verizon Messages. Simply use your Verizon Messages app to send a Starbucks eGift card to say "Happy Holidays", "Thanks", "Happy Birthday" or "Let's meet for coffee."

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For additional information about Verizon Messages, view our Support Pages and Frequently Asked Questions page. View our complete Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Business Customers

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* Your download and use of the Service will be billed according to your messaging and data plans. The same rate will be charged per message per recipient regardless of whether you send your message from your mobile phone, tablet, PC, laptop, or other device. Group and location messages will be charged at the MMS rate. Data usage charges apply when using preview, location, and search functions, and for the synchronization of messages among your devices.
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