Best Text Messaging App??

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    Hello everyone,

    I'm researching into which text messaging app works the best with the Droid 3. Currently using the Stock Text app. I have used the Go SMS Pro, but felt like it lagged my phone.


    Which app would you guys recommend? Handcent or Go SMS Pro?

    Pros & Cons? And which uses less memory?


    Thanks!
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    handcent is my current go to texting app, although the two are very similar. can't speak on memory since i don't check it, but i experience minimal to zero lag with it
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    I've used Handcent SMS since I got my original droid. No complaints 2+ years later.
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    Go SMS user here - tons of themes and very nice to use...definitely similar to HandCent but Go SMS seems more smooth to me.
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    I use Go SMS and swear by it. Handcent was a bit laggy for me.
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    +1 for go sms.....

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    Handcent here ..
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    I've used them both and I like handcent myself, check them out and you'll know which one you like, I don't experiance any lag or anything with it,

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    When I first got my droid about 2-3 months ago I asked all my friends what main/major apps I "need" to have and they all said Handcent first. I havnt used Go SMS but I know my experience with handcent has been great. I can customize every part of the theme for each person I txt and the quick reply features usually work great w/o any problems or glitches.

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    Go sms is great

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    Go sms

    It pops up on top of anything you are doing when a text comes in you can reply and its gone.

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    Go SMS here.

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    Go is good I use chomp myself

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    :EDIT: Nevermind. I got it figured out. Using HandCent and I like it a lot.
    Last edited: Jan 15, 2012
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    Ok good I was about to type it all out lol

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