Paktor
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Our Review

Whether you are looking for an Asian babe or just pure fun friendship with the guys and girls from the East, there are countless online dating platforms for you. One such app is Paktor, operated by a dating company from Singapore.

The Paktor app is fairly new compared to its competitors who have been on the scene for a much longer period, but its young team of developers have built a modern and trendy platform that can go toe to toe with established brands.

Its features are focused on matching and chatting features that promise to find you a match—even a potential real-life date—in just 30 seconds. Aside from text chatting, they also have live chatting features to start "making meaningful connections" with everyone.

Paktor seemed to be a great way to start your Asian dating journey but what's the catch? How much does it cost? Is it going to be worth your time? Find out all about it in this review.

New members at Paktor in November 2020 in comparison

Here you can see how membership figures at Paktor are developing compared to others

Member activity at Paktor in November 2020 in comparison

This is how active Paktor members are compared to others

Paktor Member Structure

Members
10,000 from USA
Members activity
8,000 active weekly
Gender Proportion
45 %
55 %
  • Majority of the members are Asian
  • Most of the members are from Taiwan
  • There are members from Western countries such as US and UK
  • Young adult who are straight singles dominate the site
  • There are more males than females

Paktor's members are mostly from Asian countries such as Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea, China, the Philippines, Indonesia, India, Japan, and Myanmar.

However, there is a significant number of members who live in the Western countries such as United States, Netherlands, Ukraine, Hungary, Portugal, Spain, United Kingdom, and Romania.

In terms of gender, there are more males than females on the site as men make up about 55 percent of the population. Most of the members are straight singles who are looking for a serious date, relationship, and even friendship.

Females
Males

Age Distribution

  • 18-24
  • 25-34
  • 35-44
  • 45-54
  • 55+

Signing Up at Paktor

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  • You can join through your Facebook or Google account
  • Creating an account is free
  • It can import your account details to your profile or choose to input manually
  • Adding a profile picture is required
  • People looking for same-sex relationships may join

Creating an account with Paktor is fast and easy but there are a few required things that you should do before you can use its features and service.

You will have to download the app because you can only create an account there. Once it's ready, you will have the option to join using your Facebook or Google account. The app will verify if these accounts exist then it will give you the option of importing your public details to show on your Paktor profile.

You are not required to upload an entire album, but you must have at least one picture on your profile before you may proceed with registration. 

Making Contact on Paktor

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  • Matching is location-based
  • There is a live chat feature
  • Send a chat request first before you can message members
  • You can send virtual gifts

You will receive your matches based on your location, but you can also use the search tool with advanced filters to find a partner. The search tool will allow you to find people who fit your desired height, age, and location range. Advanced filters are also available to customize your experience even better.

You will receive a free 1000 Paktor points that regenerate each day so there is really no problem in terms of using the features. However, you must send a chat request to members first before you can have conversations with them. This makes the chat features more secured against spammers.

The live chat feature will let you talk to other members who accepted your chat requests and are online. For new members, a set number of "swipes" are needed first before you can use this feature.

Paktor Profile Quality

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  • Viewing profiles is free
  • Profile pages are well-detailed
  • At least one profile picture is required
  • You can upload an audio recording of your voice as self-introduction
  • The profile will tell you how far a member is in terms of kilometers

    Paktor's profile pages are neat and simple. You can add an introduction text to your profile or record your voice for added flair while you say something about yourself.

    It shows the basic details such as your nickname, age, physical attributes, and location. The location is not specific and will be shown as a distance in kilometers - how far you are from your match.

    Aside from personal details, the profile is where the pictures will be saved and browsed. Viewing all of this information is free and you can swipe as many profiles as you want to like or deny so that the app can enhance its algorithm and understand what you are looking for in a person.

    Paktor App

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    • The app is available for free
    • You can download it on Apple and Android devices
    • App design is neat and modern
    • The app will take your device's location
    • You can only use the services on the app

    The app is free which you can download on your Apple or Android device's app stores. It does not take up much space so it is handy to have. Joining the platform can only be done on the app as well.

    The app's design is handy and minimalist. It does not have complicated functionalities and works much like its counterparts through swiping left or right. There is a website that you can check out which lists what it can do, but the services are only available on the app.

    Paktor Real Life Review

    I am trying to look for sites where there are Asian girls that I can talk to, but the sites are mostly only available for premium and/or Asian members only. My friends told me about this app when we were hanging out and I'm loving it so far, but since there aren't many people using it around my city I haven't really met anyone from here. - Jack, 26, Waiter

    It was fun when we visited Singapore and I have known about this app. I was able to meet with local girls. But it's not of much use when I went back home. But it's good and fun while I was there so all is good. Deleted it now but might install it again if I visit Asia. - Rick, 35, Entrepreneur

    Design and Usability

    It has a website but its services can only be accessed through the app. The platform is well-maintained as suggested by the modern website that lists down all of its features and services.

    It works as expected with a neat and clean platform. Despite its trendy buttons, non-tech-savvy users can still navigate comfortably as it is built with a simple but seamless theme.

    Paktor Costs and Prices

    Free Services
    • Create an account
    • View profiles
    • Browse photos
    • Swipe left or right - to like or dislike
    Fee based Services
    • Send messages
    • Join live chat
    • Send virtual gifts
    • Use special search filters
    Duration / Credits / CoinsCostsTotal
    1 Month29.50 USD / Month29.50 USD
    3 Months25.07 USD / Month75.21 USD
    6 Months19.17 USD / Month115.02 USD
    12 Months17.21 USD / Month206.52 USD

    Is Paktor expensive or cheap?

    In comparison to other providers Paktor is average.

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    Payment Options
    • Credit Card
    • PayPal
    • Via Mobile Phone

    Special Features

    Paktor app has the following special features to make your stay even more meaningful and fun:

    Live Chat

    You can now have conversations with your online friends through the live chat feature. You must have people who have accepted your chat requests first before you can use the feature.

    Virtual Gifts

    You can send cute little virtual gifts to your matches using your points. These can be sent through chats and personal messages.

    Our rating

    Signing Up: 3.0 / 5
    Making Contact: 3.0 / 5
    Profile Quality: 3.0 / 5
    App: 3.0 / 5
    Real Life Review: 3.0 / 5

    Editors Conclusion

    DatingScout.com Author Chris Pleines
    Paktor could well be one of the top Asian dating apps out there, if only for its lack of membership at the moment. It is fairly young so that is understandable, but international members looking to date singles from the East are better off using other sites if they are after meeting someone within their location. For other Asian dating options, you may browse through similar apps with greater membership results in Asian Dating category.

    Paktor FAQ

    Facts

    What is Paktor?

    It is an Asian dating site where you can match with nearby singles who share the same interests as you.

    Does Paktor have an app?

    It has a website, but joining and accessing all of its features can only be done on the app which you can download for free.

    Who can join Paktor?

    Legal aged adults 18-years-old and above may join, as long as they are looking to date or build friendships with an Asian single.

    Does Paktor have a website?

    It has a website where members can read about the app and its offerings but the main features are on the app.

    How does Paktor's services work?

    The app will match you with nearby singles who are compatible with your sexual preferences, or you can use their features such as the search tool to look for people.

    Can I delete my account anytime?

    Yes, you may delete your Paktor account anytime just make sure that you have cancelled your subscription before uninstalling it.

    How do I contact Paktor?

    To get in touch with their support team, you may send them an email or use the Help page on the app.

    Cost

    Is Paktor free?

    You can create an account for free on the app that you can download on Apple and Android devices. It has a combination of free and paid features, but important functions are locked for premium members only.

    Is the Paktor app free to join?

    Joining is free, but you will have to use a working Facebook or Goole account to finish registration.

    Is Paktor messaging free?

    Unlimited chatting and sending messages is reserved for paying members only, but you will get free points each day to use on the features.

    Is the Paktor app free?

    Yes. You can download the app for free on your Apple or Android mobile device. You will also upgrade using your app store or Google Play's payment options.

    Security

    Are there bots in Paktor?

    You can only join through an active Facebook or Google account so there are no reported sightings of fake people on the platform.

    Does Paktor require a profile picture during signup?

    It will require you to upload at least one profile picture right away during the registration process.

    How do I report a member on Paktor?

    There is a report button present on every profile. All you have to do is to click on that and it will be submitted to the admins for verification.

    Can I write my personal contact information on my Paktor profile?

    You may be banned if you do this and found by the administrators.

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    Infos

    Company:Paktor Pte. Ltd.
    Address:10 Anson Road, #26-04, International Plaza, Singapore 079903
    E-Mail:help@gopaktor.com