WhatsApp is now available for Mac or Windows PC
Social networking sites have become a necessary part of our lives today. Be it Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram and others, one can hardly imagine his/ her life without these apps, not only because they let you stay closer and connected with your near and dear ones, but also because of their multiple uses, like news feeds, information, sharing pictures, videos, documents, etc., and for many people using these applications have become a way of income, or part time job. But most of these apps, except for Facebook to some extent, are used on mobile phones, and so now they are going one step ahead by using it on their laptops or computers.
WhatsApp is one of the most widely used applications which connect millions and billions of people across the world. Apart from using it as a messenger app, it is now widely used for business purposes as well. Now for any business, be it large scale or small scale, handling it on the cell phone can be tough at times, so the other way is to use it on your computer. And the good news is WhatsApp is now available for Mac or Windows PC, that is, the desktop version of WhatsApp for Mac or Windows PC will now be available. So window users no more getting upset about the fact that WhatsApp can’t be used on your PC.
For using WhatsApp messenger on Mac or Windows PC don’t forget to keep in mind few things/ steps:
- WhatsApp messenger should already be installed on your phone
- Your mobile phone should be held close by your system, and with connected internet
- It requires your mobile phone to be switched on while using the desktop version of the app.
The reason behind WhatsApp becoming one of the most popular apps is its extensive features:
- Simple, reliable, and fast messaging – no need to spend money on message (SMS) cards as you can use your internet cards/ Wi-Fi for WhatsApp messaging.
- Create your groups with loved ones – gone are those days when you had to send the message to multiple contacts one by one. Now on WhatsApp, you can make different groups for different people life for family, different friend circles, and colleagues and have a chit chat in groups.
- Talk to your people as much as you want – it has features like voice calling and video calling with which you can feel closer to your loved ones.
- Share memories – it allows you to share pictures and videos of your cherished moments with your friends and family, wherever, whenever you want.
- No worries about security – WhatsApp keeps your safety in check with end- to-end encryption code. With this code, only you and the person you have a chat with can read or listens (if voice notes) to them.
- Share documents – now for sharing documents you don’t always have to open your mail id because WhatsApp allows you to send and receive documents up to 100MB.
Now with the desktop version, your conversation on WhatsApp will not be least hindered because you can synchronize your chats to your personal computer and you the device that is most comfortable/ convenient for you.
The supported versions for MAC and Windows PC are:
- MAC OS X 10.9 and higher
- Windows 8 and higher (32-bit version)
- Windows 8 and higher (64-bit version)
To get the desktop version for MAC or Windows PC, don’t fall prey to malicious sites, you can easily get this version on https://www.whatsapp.com/download/, this is official and reliable website to get WhatsApp for Windows and MAC.