Recently Google has announced the RCS Messages (Google Messages) for Android phones. However, Google Messages is now available to download for Samsung S10/10+/S10e, but currently, it is a beta version said by 9to5 Google. Though, if you want to join the beta version, then Google is allowing you to register yourself to use RCS Messages on Samsung devices.
To improvise this messaging app, Google has opened the beta program for all of us. So that we, the end users can find out the bugs and report Google to make it better for us. Like any other application, you can download and install Google Messages from Google Play Store and there is a direct link for it.
How to Enable RCS on Samsung Messages?
- Go to the Messages App on your Samsung device.
- Tap on three dots.
- Hit Settings.
- Open Chat settings.
Fewer options will be available, toggle them ON/Off that fits your requirements.
How to Set Up RCS with Google Messages on Samsung S10?
Alternatively, you can use the Google Messages RCS on Samsung S10, if you haven’t received updates for the RCS message support. It works just fine and can be of use until Samsung officially pushes out an update for you.
- Download the Google Messages App on Samsung S10.
- Open the Google Messages, set it as a Default Messaging App when asked.
- Tap on three dots.
- Select Settings.
- Go to Chat features.
- Enter the phone number and proceed.
Once you enter the Phone number, the Status: setting up.. should come up. When the Status changes to Connected, you are all ready to enjoy the rich features of Galaxy S10 RCS Message.
What Carriers supports RCS Messaging?
The following are the operators that are currently running RCS Messaging on Android smartphones. If you don’t see your carrier listed here, then personally contact the respective carrier and ask them about the compatibility.
- US Cellular
- Google Fi
Following are the Prepaid US Wireless Carriers
- Virgin Mobile
- Tiercel Wireless
- Boost Mobile
- Freedom Mobile
- NTT DoCoMo
- Straight Talk
- Telcel America
- Total Wireless
What are the key features of Google Messages?
Almost all the functions that we are presently using on WhatsApp, Gmail, Skype, Hangout etc. are available in a single app, Google Messages. Look how to use RCS Messaging on Samsung S10/S10 Plus/S10e.
- Install the Google Messages on your device.
- Select Become a tester.
- Follow on-screen instructions and complete setup.
Now you are ready to go with Google RCS Messaging on Samsung S10 flagship.
What can you do with Google Messages?
It allows you to,
- Easy Sharing
Share your favorite pictures from the Photos app or directly from the app. Besides, contact you can send audio files too.
Send Emoji, Stickers, Audio Messages, and even your current location right from the app.
- RCS Messaging
RCS Messaging makes conversation richer because we can message someone over Wi-Fi and Data connection. Everything can be done as I said above, in the RCS messaging system. If your Carrier doesn’t support RCS Messaging, then wait for a while surely the next update will support RCS Messaging.
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