Description

Match is raising dating to your level. Because let’s face it: there’s only so much left-right thumb gymnastics you can do when you’re ready for something more. Backed by 25 years of experience and real-life dating experts, our app gives you the date-smarts you need to find what you’re looking for – from matching to meeting in person.

Did we mention free? You can now chat with your best recommendations daily, no subscription necessary.

Meet singles nearby and get the most out of Match’s dating app with:

Video chat: Take a break from messaging and really get to know someone. In-app video chat lets you talk and see each other live before exchanging numbers or meeting in person.

Custom search: Feeling picky? We say power to you. Get as specific as you want when searching for singles so you never compromise when it comes to a relationship.

Conversation starters: From trending topics to easy ice breakers, our dating app offers more ways to spark meaningful messages.

Virtual & in-person events: Go beyond just likes and messages. Flirt face-to-face with local singles in a safe, stress-free setting.

Access to Dating Experts: From perfecting your profile to helping you nail the first date, our team of experts has your back.

Date Check-In: Keep your friends and family updated on your next date night by notifying them of your plans right from the app.

Ready to find someone right for you? We’re right there with you.

Download the Match app for free today, and in a few minutes, you’ll be on your way to better matches and better dates.

What’s New

Version 21.02.00

Our latest release continues to bring enhancements that help you get more out of your membership:
• Bug fixes and performance improvements

Ratings and Reviews

3.8 out of 5
66.5K Ratings

66.5K Ratings

Who would choose this nickname ,

Will not let users delete their profiles

I am very disappointed that, unlike most other apps (e.g. Tinder, Bumble, OkCupid), Match does not allow you to delete your profile. You can cancel your subscription, or make your profile invisible, but you cannot delete it. This means that, (a) they’re keeping your data forever, and (b) they are creating incentives for you to return to the app. Dating apps make money by keeping people on the apps as long as possible - in this case, by luring people back to the app, because if you find love through their platform and delete your account, that’s the point where they stop profiting from you. Although the practice of not allowing users to delete their profile is not illegal as far as I can tell, it is essentially kidnapping of your data and your online identity. Even the much more casual apps like Tinder do not do what Match does. This hijacking mentality of Match disgusts me.

UPDATE: Bumping from 1 to 3 stars as after contacting customer service, someone was able to delete my profile by hand. However, the process is still manual and in my case took approximately a week. It would be nice if this could be automated and users given the ability to do so themselves.

Developer Response ,

Hello there! We can assist you with deleting your profile! Please send us a message at appreviews@support.match.com. We look forward to hearing from you!

Srbenigno ,

Been around... worth it.

I had been married for 10 years and felt confused about how to find a solid guy. My friends said try online dating so I did. Over the years I have tried several sites... Hinge, Tinder, Jdate, elite singles, zoosk, OKC, Bumble... in that time- 5 years - I went on a handful of dates but never really met anyone that stood out. Out of all of my time on those sites in the end I dated one person exclusively for a few months and wound up with some “texting buddies”- some of whom I have kept in touch with periodically, but never anything more than that. That is until Match. The truth is I had given up. I thought all the good guys were taken. I spent 2 months and 3 weeks on Match and although had a lot of interest- A LOT of interest - hadn’t really felt a connection with anyone. That is until my last week. Just when I was about to give up- I met the greatest most loving beautiful man. Now my life has been turned upside down in ways I couldn’t have imagined. What I would say is, don’t give up, and be willing to play with the geography. In the end when I opened up the miles to allow for more matches it made an enormous difference! Also I like match because you can be very particular about what you want and don’t on the front end. Also there’s no question people are more looking for serious relationships not just to hook up.

Good luck and don’t give up! Match works. If you want a serious relationship it works. That’s the bottom line.

JCodyB77 ,

Mac in customer service is awesome!!

I just recently became a paying member about a month ago. I wasn’t finding very many matches, mostly due to the area I live in being smaller. I wasn’t getting very many responses despite me being very intentional about reaching out to what little potential matches I would find or receive. As a paying member I was offered free dating coaching. I decided to try it out. It was a Friday night and I had no other plans. LOL! Anyway, Mac answers the phone with a very friendly and encouraging tone, and we start chatting. We looked at my profile together, discussed what was great and what could be better, and discussed how I was reaching out to potential matches, and if I was saying the right things (I was 😉). We discussed demographics and other ways to increase traffic and responses. We also talked about the fact that there are a lot of people on the site that are not paying members. They can still read your messages, but they cannot respond. There is a service that they offer, for a monthly fee, where your matches can respond to your messages! We discussed this in detail as well. The phone session was very pleasant and I learned a lot. I was starting to get a bit discouraged, but Mac was great at encouraging and helping me out. Thanks again Mac!

Developer Response ,

Wow! 🤩 Mac is such an all-star! We're so glad that Mac gave you a world class Date Coaching session and answered all of your questions. We're so excited for you to put all of these great tips in action!

App Privacy

The developer, Match Group, LLC, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer's privacy policy.

Data Used to Track You

The following data may be used to track you across apps and websites owned by other companies:

  • Identifiers

Data Linked to You

The following data may be collected and linked to your identity:

  • Purchases
  • Financial Info
  • Location
  • Contact Info
  • User Content
  • Search History
  • Identifiers
  • Usage Data
  • Sensitive Info
  • Other Data

Data Not Linked to You

The following data may be collected but it is not linked to your identity:

  • Diagnostics

Privacy practices may vary, for example, based on the features you use or your age. Learn More

Information

Seller
Match Group, LLC
Size
114 MB
Compatibility

Requires iOS 13.0 and watchOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

Languages

English, Japanese, Korean, Traditional Chinese

Age Rating
17+
Frequent/Intense Mature/Suggestive Themes
Unrestricted Web Access
Copyright
Price
Free
In-App Purchases
  1. Match $42.99
  2. Match $74.99
  3. 1 Top Spot $2.99

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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