Best Free Twitter Apps For iPhone

by Rohit on December 23, 2009

I have tested and  reviewed thee most popular and  free Twitter Apps for iPhone to come up with a comparison and tell you which I found the best among these:

  • Twitterrific
  • Echofon
  • Tweetdeck

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I will give them score out of 5 on three criterion and sum up the total score out of 15 :

  1. User Friendly Interface
  2. Features
  3. Speed


User Friendly Interface – Interface is very neat and clean, font size can be changed for convenience, pictures also appear cleanly and nice. Score – 4.5/5

Features – It has got nice features like filtering feeds, adding contact names to feed, adding geo location, picture, videos and Map locations etc. There is a small eye shaped button which you can click on the tweet typing screen to see your tweets while typing. Twitterrific also has multiple account support. Score – 4.5/5

Speed – Twitterrific is really fast and responsive . Score – 4/5

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Total Score = 13/15 | Get Twitterific From Appstore

Echofon for Twitter

User Friendly Interface – Echofone Interface is clean, bright and easy to use. It gives a quick option to Reply, RT and send a Direct Message on twitter. Also finding and following new people is easy using the search option at the bottom of the screen. Score – 4/5

Features – Its easy to add names from your twitter contact lists, add map locations, pictures and videos. The font size can not be changed unlike the Twitterrific. Retweeting, replying and DM is really easy. The search option at the bottom of the screen is nice.  Score – 4/5

Speed – Echofone is really fast and responsive. I am impressed by its speed. Score – 4.5/5

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Total Score = 12.5/15 | Get Echofon For Twitter From Appstore

Tweetdeck for iPhone

User Friendly Interface – Tweetdeck stands out in terms of Interface. It has got flying windows effects and neat. The interface is very intuitive and user-friendly. Score – 4.5/5

Features –  Tweetdeck has got multiple account support, great visual effects, ability to compose tweets in landscape and  portrait mode. It is very easy to add customized columns.You can tweet photos, video, your location, map links etc. Adding a new columns is very easy.    Score – 5/5

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Speed – Tweetdeck’s speed is fairly fast considering the visual effects that it has got. Score – 4.5/5

Total Score = 14/15 | Get Tweetdeck For Twitter From Appstore


Rohit Khurana is a professional Technology Blogger from India. Check more about him on his profile page.

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Anjan January 28, 2010 at 4:03 am

“Twitterrific is really fast and responsive… Score – 4/5”
“Tweetdeck’s speed is fairly fast… Score – 4.5/5”

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