WhatsApp Messenger

App review by Dana Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Text, call, and chat with individuals and groups data-free.

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 16 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 38 reviews

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age 12+

A lot safer for younger teens

This app is probably one of the better messaging apps for young teens as it requires you to have someone's phone number and you can't just look someone up. Scam messages are very rare and to be honest most 10+ year olds would be able to spot them. And in terms of what is said on the app depends on who you add on it.

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age 18+

good hang out

So tell my family and friends

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