SMS portals that allow you to send Free SMS via GPRS or Internet are very popular. 160by2 was one of the pioneers in this field from India. The mobile portal of 160by2 is fast loading and clean and it was my favorite Free SMS portal via GPRS. You can even send an Email as SMS using this Free SMS service.

160by2 offers address book as well as reminder facility. It also comes with predefined quick SMS templates.The messages are sent within few seconds. The only catch here is that the users are allowed upto 80 characters per message. The other 80 characters are used by the service for its advertising. Hence the name – ‘160by2’.

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You can send upto 50 messages in a day and only 10 messages to one particular number. They also offer features like address book and alerts. By using alerts, you can set reminders to be sent to your mobile. You can separate the alerts into three different predefined sections Birthday Alerts, Reminders, and Anniversary Alerts. You can also create groups and send message at one click via web access or by sending from your mobile to a designated 160by2 member.

You can send the free messages to many parts of the world including India, Kuwait, UAE, Saudi, Singapore, Philippines, and Malaysia at absolutely free of cost! The application can be downloaded from on a mobile phone. Once installed, users need to register and then can start sending messages. The application runs on mobile phones with internet connection supported with Symbian or Java operating systems.

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