Google has officially announced that it will terminate Allo, and the failed Google Chat app experiment has ended. The news is not entirely surprising given that Google has already stopped investing in Allo in April. "[Allo] Overall, we were not able to achieve the level of traction we were expecting."
Allo will "continue to work until March 2019."
Verizon If Pixel 3 and 3 XL officially launch the RCS chat in December, it will be especially appropriate when the closure of Allo is postponed, "Google says, and users can export their conversation history. Otherwise, RCS Chat will be the carrier base for the implementation, and finally a Google iMessage competitor that Google was looking for on Android through services that are not actually running on Google can finally be offered to Google.
Points out that it's not Google Hangouts chat is an alternative to the traditional Hangouts experience. A version for Google Hangouts. Similar services, such as slack (Slack). Google said the Hangouts video chat solutions and commit (Chat and Meet) to be released "sometime" to existing users.