Zoom Team Chat comparison by platform

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View the table below for a comparison of Team Chat features across desktop clients (Windows, macOS, Linux), mobile apps (Android, iOS), and Zoom PWA. Make sure to update your client or app to the latest version to access these features.

Prerequisites for desktop client, mobile app, web client, and PWA comparison

  • Latest version of the Zoom desktop client or mobile app.
  • Zoom PWA

Comparison of Team Chat desktop client, mobile app, and PWA features

Click the embedded links to learn more about each feature.

Team Chat feature Windows / macOS Linux Android / iOS PWA


Add contacts  
Add contacts to your starred list and view contacts you have starred
Directory for contacts, channels, and Zoom Rooms
Manage blocked contacts    
Add contact to auto-answer group  
Set presence status
Set working location  


Change notifications for new channel messages  
Add channels to your starred list and view channels you have starred  
Create a channel
Edit a channel (must be a channel admin)
Invite members to a channel
Join a public channel
Copy link to a channel      
Invite all channel members to meeting
Organize chats and channels into folders

Sending and formatting messages

Send images or files
Edit your sent messages
Rich text formatting  
Save images or files sent in the chat  
Use your personal chat space
Share chat messages or files with contacts    
Copy link to a message    
Send a capture of the current screen  
Varies by browser
Send animated GIFs
Send code snippets  
Send emojis
React to messages
@ mention other users
@ mention groups    
Send audio messages    
Send video messages    

Managing messages

View all files sent or all files received in chat  
Mark messages as unread
Delete your sent messages, images, or files
Admin removal of messages sent by others  
Add messages to your bookmarked list and view all messages you have bookmarked
Pin a message in channel
View starred messages in a specific chat
View recent history of chats and channels      
Message reminders  

Admin management and security

Advanced Chat Encryption  
Support for Chat History
Chat storage with SharePoint    
Chat storage with Box    

Team Chat Apps and integrations

Mio Chat Interoperability  
Confluence for Team Chat App    
Google Drive for Team Chat App    
Workday for Team Chat App    
Salesforce for Team Chat App    

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