WhatsApp, the most popular messaging app in the world with over 700 million monthly active users as it has claimed recently, is now offering Free WhatsApp calling to it’s users.
First it has introduce this feature to a handfull of users and will offers this service to everyone in some time. For now this feature is available to all Android users only, by invitation. That means to activate calling someone with calling feature should call you and you should accept his/her call.
If you are not on Android you’ll have to wait a while to get WhatsApp calling on your phone. You require following to active calling :
- Download the latest version of WhatsApp for Android from here. The latest version on WhatsApp’s website is 2.12.14, but if you’re downloading from Google Play, ensure that your device has version 2.11.561. Older versions don’t support this feature for all users.
- To activate calling someone with calling feature should call you and you should accept his/her call.
- When the feature is enabled on your smartphone, you’ll see a new three-tab layout on WhatsApp, one each for Calls, Chats and Contacts.
You May request some friend with whatsapp calling to activate it on your android phone.