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Kakao Talk, Korea’s No.1 mobile social app is now in the Philippines!

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There is a new free mobile messaging available to the Filipino netizens. KakaoTalk, Korea’s no. 1 mobile social app, launches in the Philippines today! Its FREE, its easy to download and use and is available on Android, iOS, Blackberry and Bada and Windows PC version.

KakaoTalk is a better replacement to similar apps because it allows users to send messages, pictures, videos, urls, contact details and schedule. It also supports voice call and group call with as much as 5 people. Currently, it has over 100 million users, with a maximum daily traffic of 5.2 billion messages as of early this year. Wow, that is so cool!

Key features that I like in KakaoTalk :

Group chat and multimedia sharing: Users can create group chat rooms with an unlimited number of friends in KakaoTalk. KakaoTalk supports sharing of text, photos, videos, voice notes, contact information and schedules.
Free 1:1 and group voice call: KakaoTalk offers both 1:1 and group voice calls with as many as five speakers. Features including Talking Tom and Talking Ben voice filters add fun and excitement to voice chat. KakaoTalk is also the worlds’ first to provide free group calls in HD quality.
Animated/sound/still emoticons and themes: KakaoTalk is the first mobile instant messaging service to offer animated emoticons and stickers, which users can include in their chat bubbles. KakaoTalk offers tens of thousands of different emoticons, including localized digital content in Japan and Indonesia.

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Security: Kakao securely encrypts all messages to ensure user privacy and all messages are deleted from the servers after a minimal length of time.

“Plus Friends” feature – Designed to allow users to select and receive content related to their favorite brands, companies, and stars. Connect with K-Pop stars such as CNBlue, Wonder Girls, Big Bang, Girls’ Generation and Super Junior. This feature is available in the Philippines and other countries.

Here’s how to download KakaoTalk on your phone:

1. If using an Android phone, go to


2. Enter your mobile phone number and you will be sent a 4-digit verification code. Enter the code and agree to the Terms of Service.


3. Enter your name, screen name or nickname. (example Vanj Padilla)


4. Find friends and send them messages or emoticons


5. You can go to the Chat tab or download the Kakao Item Store or even start a group chat with your family, friends and team.


6. Or find more fun things to do in the More Tab like personalize your profile, game, plus friend etc.


Don’t forget to add me up on KakaoTalk, my ID is Vanj Padilla and lets start the conversation

KakaoTalk is endorsed by Philippines’ pop princess Sarah Geronimo and Korea’s phenomenal boy band Big Bang.

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Visit KakaoTalk’s official social media accounts to learn more about it:

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Let’s connect on Kakao Talk PH