Add CometChat to your mobile app in 5 minutes flat!

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It is about possibilities, no matter what your product, there’s a use for chat functionality. When you increase interactivity, you add a new level to your product making your mobile presence even more stronger.

CometChat SDK is a great way to add chat to your existing application, letting your users chat with one another in minutes! Our chat SDK now also has a Ready UI feature using which you can integrate a ready-made chat UI into your app. With our ready chat UI, it’s a doodle to get up and running!

Add our Chat SDK to your Mobile App in just 5 Minutes! We have out-of-the-box support for iOS (native), Android (native), Ionic and PhoneGap apps!

CometChat Mobile SDK integration – iOS Video Guide:

CometChat Mobile SDK integration – Android Video Guide:

Adding Chat Feature into Your App

To integrate a ready-made chat UI into your app (on Android and iOS), you would start off with something like this:

For Android

setUrl(Context context, String siteurl, Callbacks callbacks)
login(Context context, String username, String password, Callbacks callbacks)
initializeCometChat(Context context)
launchCometChat(Activity context,Callbacks callbacks)

For iOS

MessageSDK *msgSDK =  [[MessageSDK alloc] init];
- (void)loginWithURL:(NSString *)siteURL
              userID:(NSString *)userID
            observer:(UIViewController *)observer; 

Amazing Ready UI Features

Our ready chat UI is packed full of features including:

– A user list that displays all the online users for private and chatroom conversations.
– A scrollable, message display experience that displays delivery & read receipts, and overlays a typing indicator as others are typing.
– Emoji and sticker keyboard to express yourself better and keep the fun going.
– A detailed view for managing conversations with plentiful plugins and modules that will help you create an amazing experience with your users.

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Get CometChat Mobile SDK with Ready UI

CometChat PHP (Self-Hosted)

The CometChat Mobile SDK is compatible with all editions of CometChat. Simply decide on the features you need and go for it! (Audio/Video Chat is supported only in CometChat Platinum Edition).

Purchase CometChat with Mobile SDK

Or Purchase the Mobile SDK if you already have CometChat.

If you do not have a mobile app, then you can have a look at our White-labelled Mobile Chat App which are ready to use mobile apps with your site’s branding!

CometChat Cloud

Our Mobile Chat SDK is included in Plus Plan and higher; you can subscribe or upgrade your plan today!

Feel free to contact us if you need any assistance.

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