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 17 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 33 reviews

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age 18+

WhatsApp Chatbot

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age 18+

good hang out

So tell my family and friends

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