Die With Me App

There’s plenty of chat and messaging apps out there, but “Die With Me” is the first that can only be used when your smartphone has less than 5% battery left. That’s right, this iOS / Android app enables users with low battery to log into an online chatroom and talk as they wait for their devices to shut down completely, or “die together in a chatroom on your way to offline peace,” said the developers. You won’t need to provide any personal information, just a username and allow the app to access battery status. Continue reading for a video review and more information.

“I have to travel a lot to speak about my work at all sort of conferences. I was in a city that I didn’t know on my way back to the hotel, and my phone battery was low. I was really stressed about this as it was already turning to night. At that moment, I had the idea for an app that you can only use when you have low battery. But I didn’t know how it would work until we came up with the idea of making it a public chatroom. We wanted to do something positive with a low battery. Now we see people happy with a low battery, having low-battery conversations,” said the app’s co-developer Dries Depoorter.