Download Hike Messenger for Samsung Mobiles [Galaxy & other models]

Hike Messenger is an Indian Messaging app or a cross-platform messaging service provided for smart phone users using internet communication. It is a joint venture between Bharti Enterprises and SoftBank and was launched on 12 December 2012 and Kavin Bharti Mittal is the founder of Hike Messenger. You can send text messages, emoticons, images, videos, files, audios, graphical stickers, voice messages, contacts and locations. The newer version also includes sending, gifting and transferring of Money known as “Blue Packets”. Using this money transfer feature, users can split bills equally or accordingly to pay up for the bill hassle free.


Requirements to download Hike app for Samung Mobiles

Downloading hike messenger for Samsung mobiles is easy. But if you are using a very old phone, then this might not work properly or even cannot be installed. System requirements should meet the app developer requirements in order to achieve efficient and proper working of the app. Your Samsung phone must meet the following requirements:

  • Your Samsung phone must have an android version of 2.3 (Ginger-Bread) or above
  • There should be at least 250 MB free memory in the phone storage for apps
  • Should have at least 1 GB of RAM

That’s it! If a phone meets these requirements, you can download and install hike messenger in any Samsung mobile phone.

Download Hike Messenger for Samsung mobile phones Step-by-Step procedure:

If you have a Samsung mobile enough space and internet connection, you can download and install hike messenger either from Google play store or from an APK file. The following are the steps you need you need to follow using any of the methods:

Download Hike Messenger for Samsung from Google play store:

  • Make sure that you have active mobile data or Wi-Fi or internet connection.
  • Go to Google play store from your phone’s menu.
  • Type Hike Messenger in the search column and hit search button.
  • A page will appear with “Download” or “Download & Install” option on it. Click in the Download option on the page.
  • Soon your downloading will be started.
  • Once you finish downloading the file, click on install or it will automatically run the install process.
  • A terms and conditions dialog will appear asking for permissions. Hit “Accept” on it.
  • Soon the installation will begin and hike messenger will be installed on your mobile.

Download Hike Messenger for Samsung using APK file:

  • Download the APK file on your mobile either by transferring from a friend or from internet.
  • Go to file manager and look for hike messenger.apk file.
  • Click on the apk file and the installation will begin soon.
  • A terms and conditions dialog will appear asking for permissions. Hit “Accept” on it.
  • Soon the installation will begin and hike messenger will be installed on your mobile.

Download Hike Messenger from Official Hike Website:

  • Make sure your phone is connected to internet.
  • Open the browser and go to
  • You will see an icon “download apk” or “download on play store”
  • Once you download the file, run the installation process
  • Once you confirm the terms and conditions, Hike Messenger will be installed on your Samsung mobile phone

Sign up for Hike Messenger:

  • Open the Hike Messenger app
  • Click on “Sign Up” option
  • Fill in your details like your full name, email ID and mobile number
  • After filling the above details, confirm for non-auto filling by checking the box beside the written text “I’m not a robot”
  • Hit on sign in and your account is created in Hike Messenger

How to uninstall Hike Messenger from Samsung:

  • Go to the menu on your Samsung mobile.
  • Hold the Hike Messenger Icon in the menu until you get two options like “Uninstall/Delete” and “Info” on the top of your mobile screen.
  • Drop the icon on the “Uninstall/Delete” option.
  • A screen will appear confirming uninstallation. Click on uninstall.
  • After this the Hike Messenger will be uninstalled from your apps.

Hike Messenger Services and Features:

There are many services and features of Hike messenger like sending almost every file available in your phone memory. Some of the features and their descriptions are here:

  • Images/Photos: You can send and receive images with file extensions of almost any format like JPEG, JPG, PNG etc.
  • Graphical Stickers and Emoticons: Express yourself, your current moods and situational reactions using a huge range of Graphical stickers and Emoticons.
  • Videos: found a funny or a worth sharing video and want to share it with friends living far away from you? You can send a video using Hike messenger with size up to 100 MB.
  • Audios/Voice Messages: Apart from texting, you can just send a voice message to avoid long typing processes. You can even share songs, mp3 files, ringtones and all the audio related files in your phone memory with your friends and family.
  • Calling/Video calling: If you don’t have enough mobile balance or you can save your available call balance, you can try hike’s calling facility. You can make an audio call as well as a video call. All you need is mobile data or a Wi-Fi.
  • Files: Want to share a file available in doc, pdf or in any format, just send it from hike messenger.
  • Contacts: Share contact information from your contact list.
  • User Location: If you want to direct someone to an address or tell where you are exactly, just use the location dropping service from Hike. This location address can be retrieved from map apps.
  • Blue Packets: attending a function with a gift or gifting money to someone has been made even simpler. You can transfer the gift money from your Hike Messenger in an attractive digital envelope, using this digital service.
  • Split/Pay bills: splitting a bill equally and accordingly was never this ease. Just enter the total amount in hike bill sharing feature and enter the number of friends with whom you are splitting the bill. Hike equally and automatically splits the bills between everyone.

Send/Receive/Request Money: Money can be sent, requested and received using Hike Messenger through your credit/debit card or online banking service without any bank details of the receiver

Frequently Asked Questions/FAQ:

  • Can I install Hike Messenger to a Samsung mobile with android below 2.3 (ginger bread)?

You cannot install Hike Messenger on Samsung mobiles with android OS less than 2.3(ginger-bread).

  • Hike Messenger is not working properly! Hanging problem?

If you have RAM less than 1 GB, there is a possibility that hike messenger cannot work properly because of its huge features.

  • I don’t have ID and password to log in to my hike account?

There is no such thing to log in to your account on hike messenger. You just need to provide your email id, full name and mobile number.

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