SnapChat App

Technical Information Of Snapchat App:

Application Snapchat
Founder Evan Spiegel

Reggie Brown

Bobby Murphy

Key people Michael Lynton

Bobby Murphy

Evan Spiegel

CFO Of Snapchat Derek Andersen
CEO Of Snapchat Evan Spiegel
CTO Of Snapchat Bobby Murphy
Type Of Bussiness Public
Type Of Site social networking
Available in Multiple languages
Released On September 9, 2011
Provides service worldwide
Compatible Platforms iOS, Android
Languages Used Python


Android SDK


Cocoa Touch



Supported Devices Phone, macOS, web
Derivatives Of Snapchat Social Login


Social Graphs

Content rating 12+
Offered By Snap Inc


Snapchat App is a multimedia messaging app that allows users to share or send their photos and videos for a few seconds or a minute. Users can add friends from their Facebook, searching by username, and mobile’s contact list. The good thing about this app is that the photos and videos which you shared to some are visible for few seconds and then disappears. This temporary nature of the app makes the people attract towards it. Snapchat works only on Android and Apple’s devices. To download Snapchat for android, you can download it from Google’s Play Store app and for Apple, Snapchat download can be easily done from Google’s play store.

About App

Snapchat App was founded by Evan Spiegel, Bobby Murphy, and Reggie Brown in the year 2011 but it is developed by Snap Inc. The code of the app is a proprietary software (a closed software). This app is available in 22 languages and the concept behind this app is that photos, videos, and messages are available for a short period of time.


  • Snapchat App now allows the users to go live just like Facebook and do some live streaming for fun.
  • The new highlight that comes in the bag of Snapchat is that now you can see your all the highlights of your stories yearly.
  • Snapchat App faces a lot of controversies and criticisms over its redesign and Rihanna controversy.

Features of Snapchat

  • Using Snapchat, you can easily find out any song name playing around you.
  • Users can easily search for stories from around the world and read them.
  • It allows you to add, rotate, and resize the emoji’s to your photos and stickers as well. It also gives you an option to pin emoji and stickers to your Snapchat videos.
  • Users can easily able to create their own Geo-filter on the app or desktop.
  • You can edit your own video by adding music or mute music and add a link to your story.
  • Snapchat App allows users to record 6 videos of 10-seconds in a row and also allows deleting snaps from the story.

Pros of Snapchat App:

  • Snapchat App allows users to interact with other people and have some conversation with each other.
  • It provides safety from the risk of getting hacked, has end-to-end encryption.
  • Doesn’t allow to take a screenshot of someone’s Snapchat profiles.
  • Users can make videos in slow motion, rewind, and in fast-forward motion.
  • You can easily able to change the size, color, and orientation of the text or you can draw in black and white with the help of the drawing tool.
  • The user can able to save the data pack by turning on its “Travel Mode”.

Cons of Snapchat:

  • You can see the only picture in your feed of your followers instead of text messaging.
  • Things which you are sharing can disappear in a few hours which is not a good feature of this app.

Bottom Line

Snapchat App is an awesome entertainment app especially for teenagers who love to share and send photos and videos to their loved ones. After using this app, we must, it is a good alternative to communicate with your friends. Snapchat not only allows the users to communicate but it will also keep their users up to date with features of News and Magazines.

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