WhatsApp is a free messaging and video application from Meta. It is used by over 2B people in over 180 countries. It’s simple, reliable, and private, so you can easily communicate with your friends and family. WhatsApp works across mobiles and desktops even on slow connections, with no subscription fees.
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. All you need is your phone number, no usernames or logins. You can quickly find your contacts who are on WhatsApp and start sending messages.
Make a secure video and audio calls with up to 8 people* for free. Your calls work on mobile devices using your phone’s Internet service, even on slow connections. Stay in touch with your friends and family. End-to-end encrypted group chats let you share messages, photos, videos, and documents on mobile and desktop.
Share your location only with those in your personal or group chat, and stop sharing at any time. Or record a voice message to quickly connect. Status lets you share text, photos, videos, and GIF updates that disappear after 24 hours. You can choose to share status posts with all your contacts or just select ones.