The advantages and disadvantages of using WhatsApp


WhatsApp is the most popular messenger, you can chat with your friends, you can share the pictures, video, the voice messages, and you can send free messages to any part of the world without any charges.

Advantages of using WhatsApp

You can chat with people in your contact list, it automatically imports the contacts from your phone and it tells you how many of your friends are using Whatsapp.

Whatsapp is easy to use, and cheap, it helps you to block the users that you don’t want to see your profile picture or someone who you don’t wish to have a conversation with. 



You do not need the credit balance to use WhatsApp if you have Internet packet data, and you can transfer the data easily including the music, the images & video transfer.

If you have internet access and you do not have balance in your mobile to make a call, you can use WhatsApp to send the text or to chat, Whatsapp does not need any advertisements on display screen, you can send 100 messages a month to any of your friends as using Whatsapp is free. 

Whatsapp carries a series of pre-defined messages that you can just tap to send them instantly, and the settings of this app allow you to tweak some of your chat settings and even set your status for others to know if they can contact you freely or not.

Whatsapp messenger is an excellent choice for sending free texts across the platforms, even internationally, the app transmits text and photo messages via the user’s Internet data plan, Whatsapp has a high quality of communication, and it has high speed to contact your family and friends.

Disadvantages of Whatsapp

You need an internet connection to send and receive the messages for free, the messages are not sent to the phone inbox, Your profile picture is visible to every person having your contact number and using this app.

You can chat only the friends who have smartphones supporting and they should have an account on WhatsApp, so, you need to convince your friends to download the app.

Anyone can get easy access to your details such a profile picture and status if he has your number, So, you must not upload your own picture as the images can be saved and they can be misused.

Whatsapp requires a regular update, and some data transfer becomes a huge problem as the User can’t exceed the size of 15MB for any data download, The app is free to download and free for the first 12 months, After that, it costs 99 cents annually.

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