QQ is an Internet-based instant messaging network tool independently developed by Tencent in February 1999. QQ used to imitate ICQ, ICQ is an international chat tool, which means I seek you.
In November 2000, Tencent launched the QQ2000 version, and OICQ was officially renamed QQ. Except for the name change, the logo of Tencent QQ has not changed, it has always been the little penguin.
However, QQ’s monthly active users have been declining. As of June 30, 2022, the number of Tencent QQ mobile terminal monthly active accounts was only 569 million, less than half of WeChat’s monthly active users.