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WhatsApp registers over 5 billion installs on Google Play Store

By Reetika Kachchhwa

Let’s know a little about WhatsApp –

So basically, it is a freeware which is owned by Facebook. It allows it’s users to send text messages, voice messages, and even make a voice as well as video calls. In this, you can even share documents, files and can send your location both live and current. You have to install this app on your mobile phone, and then you have to use your mobile number to use this.

More than five billion downloads –

According to the recent news, this Facebook-owned WhatsApp has now crossed more than five billion downloads, and this is the second app that has achieved this; this is basically is a non-Google app. For Android users, they can download this app directly from the play store. The downloads have actually included all the downloads from the play store as well as from pre-installed copies for Samsung and Huawei; this is actually reported because this is considered to be not legal.

Records of active users of WhatsApp –

According to the statics data, WhatsApp is on the top and is the most popular global mobile phone messenger app all over the world. This has, according to the reports, has approximately 1.6 billion each month active users.  According to the ranks of 2019, this Facebook messenger is at 1.3 billion users, and others like WeChat have about 1.1 billion users. And also, Facebook, as well as YouTube, comes in the number third as the most popular and famous social media network all over the world. South Korea has considered being the fastest growing market for the WhatsApp for the Google play store. There is almost about a 56% increase in the downloads of this app, according to the 2019 reports. In 2019, the overall downloads of Google had still behind as compared to Facebook. Although WhatsApp is now on the top list of downloads of every user.

Reetika Kachchhwa