Xabber for Android is available to Google Play and F-Droid
Communication Features
Xabber is standards compliant and secure, supporting a vast number of XMPP extensions and services.
Pre-configured services

Many popular services support XMPP. Their settings are pre-configured in Xabber.

Android contacts integration

Each configured XMPP account may be integrated into Android system contacts.


Xabber is compatible with all standard XMPP servers. Ejabberd, Prosody, Operfire, etc.

Multiple accounts

Xabber supports unlimited amount of XMPP accounts.

Multi user chat

Exchange messages in the context of a room or channel, similar to Internet Relay Chat (IRC).

OTR encryption

Xabber is secure. You may choose to encrypt your conversations. Say ‘no’ to David Cameron and his NSA/FBI/CIA/FSB friends!

Superior design & usability
Xabber is one of the most advanced clients in a world, yet superbly designed and highly customizable to suit any user.
Notify on key phrases

Individual sound for key phrases matching text, jabber ID part, part of contact group. Yes, regular expressions are supported.

Rich notification settings

You may set individual notifications for each account, group and contact.

Rich visibility settings

Xabber is one of a few clients that allows different visibility settings for each account, groud and contact.

Customizable roster display

There are tons of options to customize contact list appearance according to your preferences.

Quick chat switching

Swipe sideways to quickly switch between active conversations.

Clever color codes

Xabber is relies on color codes and accents to help users manage many connected accounts.

Other notable features

Besides standout features listed above, Xabber has a number of features that are aimed to provide a best possible user experience on mobile device:

  • Chat history
  • Export history to SD card
  • Emoticons
  • Inline hyperlink support (web pages, YouTube, e-mail, phone numbers, XMPP Uri)
  • Avatars
  • View contact's information (vCard)
  • Grouping contacts by groups and/or accounts
  • Contact search
  • Full Unicode support, chat in any language
  • Portrait and landscape views
  • Stream compression (not all servers supported for now)
  • Resources/priorities
  • TLS support
  • Legacy SSL support
  • SASL support
  • Check for the server certificate
  • SRV record and DNS round robin support
  • Client software icons in contact list (Adium, Empathy, Gajim, Gtalk, iChat, Miranda, Pidgin, Psi, QIP, Xabber, Xabber VIP)
  • Typing notification support
  • Message delivery receipts
  • Shortcut to a chat on home screen

Supported protocols

Xabber supports many extensions to XMPP protocol:

  • RFC-3920: Core
  • RFC-3921: Instant Messaging and Presence
  • XEP-0030: Service Discovery
  • XEP-0045: Multi-User Chat (incomplete implementation)
  • XEP-0054: vcard-temp
  • XEP-0078: Non-SASL Authentication
  • XEP-0085: Chat State Notifications
  • XEP-0091: Legacy Delayed Delivery
  • XEP-0115: Entity Capabilities
  • XEP-0128: Service Discovery Extensions
  • XEP-0138: Stream Compression
  • XEP-0147: XMPP URI Scheme Query Components
  • XEP-0153: vCard-Based Avatars
  • XEP-0184: Message Delivery Receipts
  • XEP-0199: XMPP Ping
  • XEP-0203: Delayed Delivery