KaiOS Technologies and Facebook have announced WhatsApp’s availability for download in the KaiStore, on both 512MB and 256MB RAM devices.
Further, by Q3 2019, most smart feature phones powered by KaiOS will have WhatsApp preinstalled upon shipment.
“KaiOS has been a critical partner in helping us bring private messaging to smart feature phones around the world. Providing WhatsApp on KaiOS helps bridge the digital gap to connect friends and family in a simple, reliable and secure way,” said Matt Idema, COO of WhatsApp.
WhatsApp is a messaging tool used by more than 1.5 billion people worldwide who need a simple, reliable and secure way to communicate with friends and family.