WhatsApp messenger for smartphones - IM the new craze?

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By Digit Desk | Updated on 05-Jul-2011
Market Status : DISCONTINUED
Expected Date : 05 Jul, 2011
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70
  • design

    50

  • performance

    80

  • value for money

    80

  • features

    70

  • pros
  • Works across almost all smartphone platforms
  • Automatically adds other WhatsApp users who are in your contact list
  • Keeps refreshing friend list automatically
  • cons
  • People who you don't want to be in contact with can still add you as friends
  • The interface looks dull; literally no customization options
  • App doesn't always automatically restart when you switch on the phone

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By Vishal Mathur

Blackberry users, till now were the only ones with something like the Blackberry Messenger service. However, Android, iPhone, Symbian and even Blackberry users can now use the WhatsApp messenger to similar effect, with the additional benefit of this one being cross platform. If you have a lot of friends who have smartphones (well, who doesn't these days?), get them all to install WhatsApp. What you will save on is SMS costs, and gets the swiftness of IM into the conversations.

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WhatsApp messenger for smartphones - IM the new craze? Brief Description

Blackberry users, till now were the only ones with something like the Blackberry Messenger service. However, Android, iPhone, Symbian and even Blackberry users can now use the WhatsApp messenger to similar effect, with the additional benefit of this one being cross platform. If you have a lot of friends who have smartphones (well, who doesn't these days?), get them all to install WhatsApp. What you will save on is SMS costs, and gets the swiftness of IM into the conversations.

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