WeChat v.s. Weixin
Have you installed or used WeChat app?
WeChat, written as “微信 (wēixìn)” in Simplified Chinese or you may hear of “Weixin“, is a popular social messaging tool developed by Tencent, China’s tech company.
WeChat is the international version of the Weixin app which is developed and service-provided for users out of China, while the main app Weixin is based on the Chinese market.
Know More About Using WeChat
Both Weixin and International WeChat are cross-platform application programs and enable to use on iOS/Android mobile devices, Windows/Mac OS, and even web browsers, with 20 different interface languages available for global users. For better communication with Chinese people, WeChat is always the top choice.
For traveling and working purposes, WeChat can do more for help in China, such as help you complete payments either online or offline. Free to read bilingual WeChat stories as follows. 😛
? WHAT IS "WECHAT" MEANING IN CHINESE?
WeChat is the English name of the Weixin app’s International version, which was initially a Chinese instant message tool developed by Tencent company, and now has become a super social platform integrated with rich convenient functions in China.
WeChat is written as “微信 (Wēi Xìn)” in Simplified Chinese. The first Chinese character “微 (Wēi)” is used to describe “tiny, micro” things in Simplified Chinese, and the second character “信 (Xìn)” indicates the “messages“. The Chinese name of WeChat has already indicated its initial intention, which is a tool to send tiny information online. But nowadays, WeChat means more than just a messaging tool in China. You can think of it as an all-in-one combination of Skype, WhatsApp, iMessage, Instagram, Facebook, etc, and also an integration of messaging and mobile pay function.
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? WECHAT STORIES LIST AND HOW-TOS
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