|Released On||January 2009|
|Compatible Platforms||iOS, Android, Windows, KaiOS, macOS|
|Supported Devices||Phone, Microsoft Windows, macOS, web|
|Offered By||WhatsApp Inc.|
Permissions To Grant For WhatsApp Application:
The list of permissions that need to permit for the WhatsApp application is as given below
The WhatsApp application allows the users for the in-app purchase where users can use for free.
Device and app history
The historical backdrop of the web bookmarks are needed to get to and the data concerning the running applications on the cell phone. The application additionally recovers the delicate log information and framework inward state.
Cellular data settings
The WhatsApp application associates with the web association with the cell information and the wi-fi association. Thus, to interface with the cell information, it requires the insights about the cell information
The data concerning the client profile is utilized, the application can discover records, peruse and alter contact card, add or eliminate accounts
The app should be allowed to access the contacts in the device, to read and to modify them
The user to permit the application to track the current location and also provide the GPS access
The user has to allow the application to send text messages, multimedia messages including the text, picture and video messages.
By permitting the application to get to the telephone, it recovers subtleties of call history, perused and call log, reroute active calls.
The application has to get a grant for accessing the photos media and storage. It also formats external storage and modifies USB storage.
By providing access to the camera, Whatsapp can take picture and videos.
The permissions for microphone permits to record audio while using the application
Whatsaap web is the unique feature of WhatsApp where the user can use the WhatsApp application on their desktop or laptop just by scanning the code which is available on their mobile inside the WhatsApp application. To use this web-based WhatsApp, the device needs internet connectivity to share the messages or files or videos, pictures. This supports any platform like macOS, Microsoft Windows and even apple iPad, Linux.