WhatsApp from Facebook is a free messaging and video calling app. It is used by more than two billion people in more than 180 countries. It’s simple, reliable and private, so you can easily stay in touch with your friends and family. WhatsApp works on mobile and desktop devices even with slow connections, with no subscription fees*.
**Private messages around the world**
Your personal messages and calls to friends and family are end-to-end encrypted. No one outside your chats, not even WhatsApp, can read or listen to them.
** Simple and secure connections instantly **
All you need is your phone number, no usernames or login information. You can quickly see your WhatsApp contacts and start sending messages.
** High quality voice and video calls **
Make secure voice and video calls with up to 8 people for free*. Your calls work on mobile devices using your phone’s Internet service, even on slow connections.
** Group chats to keep in touch **
Stay in touch with your friends and family. Encrypted end-to-end group chats allow you to share messages, photos, videos, and documents on mobile devices and desktop computers.
**Stay connected in real time**
Share your location only with people in individual or group chat, and stop sharing at any time. Or record a voice message to quickly call.
** Share your daily moments through Status **
Status allows you to share text, image, video and GIF updates that disappear after 24 hours. You can choose to share status posts with all your contacts or only selected contacts.
*Data charges may apply. Contact your provider for more details.
If you have any comments or questions, go to ** WhatsApp ** > ** Settings ** > ** Help ** > ** Contact Us **