Application Whatsapp
Founder Brain Acton

Jan Koum

Available in Multiple languages
Released On January 2009
Provides service worldwide
Compatible Platforms iOS, Android, Windows, KaiOS, macOS
Languages Used Erlang
Supported Devices Phone, Microsoft Windows, macOS, web
Content rating 12+
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

In-app purchases

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

Wi-fi connection information

The application can associate through the wi-fi association additionally so that to follow whether the wi-fi is turned on or off to show a message.

Bluetooth connection information

The Bluetooth association data is needed to get to the data concerning the close by Bluetooth gadgets

Device ID& call information

To recover the insights about telephone status and character the application requires the position