Is My Device Supported for Whatsapp?

Whatsapp supports most of Android, BlackBerry, iPhone, Nokia, and Windows smartphones. However, not all models are supported due to the latest features introduced by WhatsApp.

Read: Set Up WhatsApp User Guide: Getting Started

The best way to find the compatibility of your device with WhatsApp is to try to install it. The app will be installed if your device supports. If not, the app will not be installed.

Click this link to Download Whatsapp

If you are using a tablet or Wi-Fi only devices, WhatsApp will not support. It is because WhatsApp is a VOIP application that uses the phone number as a mode of validation and verification. A tablet without SIM or Wi-Fi only devices can not receive the Whatsapp verification code. Hence, you will not be able to use WhatsApp on Wi-Fi only supported devices.

Is Whatsapp Available for Android?

Yes, WhatsApp messenger is available for android devices. Even though you can install WhatsApp on some basic android phones, not all the features like Whatsapp calling, Video Call and End-to-End Encryption features are supported.


Are All Android OS Versions Phones Compatible with Whatsapp?

How to Download and Install Whatsapp Messenger for Android?

Where to Download Whatsapp For Android?

Can You Use Whatsapp on Tablets?

Yes, you can use WhatsApp on tablets that support SIM card. If you are looking forward to installing Whatsapp on devices that do not support SIM, you can install the app on your tablet. When you enter your phone number and tap on verifying, the verification code will be sent to your mobile number. You need to enter the verification code manually on the tablet.

Finally, WhatsApp supports Android, iPhone, Nokia, and Blackberry 10 devices.

Whatsapp FAQ Home


Amudhakumar is a passionate blogger and writes for He graduated from Sainik school and holds a Bachler’s Degree in computer science. Holds 6 years of experience in leading MNC’s like Accenture, CSS Corp, and Amazon India.

Leave a Reply