It can exchange contacts with people nearby via Bluetooth, as well as providing various features for contacting people at random if desired (if these are open to it, 找一找), next to integration with social networking services such as those run by Facebook and Photographs may also be embellished with filters and captions, and a machine translation service is available.
The app is meant to help employees separate work from private life.
In addition to the usual chat features, the program lets companies and their employees keep track of annual leave days and expenses that need to be reimbursed, employees can ask for time off or even clock in to show they are at work.
We Chat supports users to register as an official account, which enables them to push feeds to subscribers, interact with subscribers and provide them with services.
There are three types of official accounts: service account, subscription account and enterprise account.
Once users as individuals or organizations set up a type of account, they cannot change it to another type.
By the end of 2014, the number of We Chat official accounts had reached 8 million.
Since March 1, 2016, in order to make up for the bank budget, We Chat team announced that there is the service charge added if users withdraw cash from their We Chat wallet into their debit cards.
Each user (per personal ID) has accumulated 1,000 yuan free withdraws limit.
We Chat Pay is a digital wallet service incorporated into We Chat, which allows users to perform mobile payments and send money between contacts.
Every We Chat user has their own We Chat Payment account.
When sent to groups, the money is distributed equally, or in random shares ("Lucky Money").