Google Hangouts has been replaced by Google Chat. Learn about the switch from Google Hangouts to Google Chat.

Learn the differences between Google Chat account types

Google Chat offers two account types with different features:

  • Google Chat for personal accounts
  • Google Chat for Google Workspace accounts

Compare features based on your account type

The available features for Google Chat depend on the type of account you use to log in.

Compare Google Chat features between account types

  Paid Google Workspace account Personal account
Pin or unpin a space or conversation
Send emojis & react to messages
Start a 1:1 message
Create a space grouped by topic
Create a space with in-line threading
Message an app
Set up webhooks in messages
Edit messages
Delete messages
 

 
 
 
 
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