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I'm looking for a good Android application for reading SMS messages. My requirements are:

  • Mark all as read option
  • Displaying the number of unread messages on the icon
  • Some anti-spam filter (option to block messages from specific phone numbers)
  • No ads

Is there such an app?

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closed as off-topic by Al E., Izzy, Dan Hulme, geffchang, Flow Sep 21 '13 at 12:41

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As things stand Handcent would fulfill all your criteria save the last one. In any case, ads are shown only in the options screen - never in the message list or conversation view.

If you're rooted, you can use AdFree to try to eliminate them.

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I have yet to find an SMS app as complete or that I liked anywhere near as much as Handcent. – BBlake Jan 8 '11 at 17:04
    
The only niggle is its increasing bloat and "premium" online options, IMHO. – Sparx Jan 8 '11 at 17:50
    
You can get an advert free version of Handcent, you just have to pay for it. – Cry Havok Jan 8 '11 at 20:56

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