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WhatsApp now available on Reliance JioPhone

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Facebook-owned on Monday announced it is now available on Reliance JioPhones across

has built a new version of its private messaging app for JioPhone, running on KaiOS

"Millions of people across can now use private messaging on the best-in-class JioPhone across India," said Chris Daniels, Vice President, WhatsApp, in a statement.

The new app makes it easy to record and send voice messages with just couple of taps on the keypad.

To get started, JioPhone users only need to verify their phone number and then they can begin chatting with other WhatsApp users, one-on-one or in groups.

"We will be providing WhatsApp, in the world, on all JioPhones starting today (Monday). wants to thank the and WhatsApp team for making this happen," said Akash Ambani, Director, Reliance Infocomm Ltd.

WhatsApp is available in the JioPhone AppStore starting September 10 and will be rolled out on all JioPhones by September 20, the company said.

People can download WhatsApp on both JioPhone and JioPhone 2 by visiting the AppStore.



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First Published: Mon, September 10 2018. 21:38 IST