WhatsApp Updated For iOS Finally Optimized For iPhone 5 And iOS 6 Support

Now available on App Store! WhatsApp Messenger is one of the instant messaging app for those looking to communicate for free cross-platforms. The app released for Symbian, BlackBerry, Android, Windows Phone and iOS in the past, which covers almost every market. The version for those using an iPhone has just been updated, without any significant new inclusions / features or noteworthy alterations, version 2.8.6 does brings a welcomed performance enhancements for those upgraded and running on the latest iOS 6 software and / or the iPhone 5 smartphone.

While Angry Birds game is pretty considered as the major part of any iOS users app, similarly the WhatsApp also takes pride to place on many iPhones, constantly sitting in the top ten position of paid apps section of the iTunes App Store. iMessage is yet another powerful and secure messaging tool introduced with the iOS 5 firmware, but it belongs to Apple’s own imminent. While the whole world isn’t running on iOS and OS X Mountain Lion, but this WhatsApp allows everybody a common means by which to communicate – no matter which operating system or platform you chose to run on.

I own iPhone 4 and using WhatsApp on it, but while sending video clips could be a bit anoying due to the limitations and same as the images – finding the recipient in a slightly lower resolution than expected, because of the app compresses it – rather smooth to operate it. With all the various customization features, and which integrates effortlessly with iOS, WhatsApp is honestly has no complaints to point.

Since a year or so it said that an iPad WhatsApp version will be launched in some point in the future, though already many ported WhatsApp app into the iPad, but a native offering is pretty welcomed than unofficial. You can really experience the app’s performance on the Retina Apple’s tablet. Just hope to come in soon!

WhatsApp costs just $0.99 in one-time fee of charge to download, after that, you will be able to send all the instant messages, photos, videos and audio clips you like. Provides, if you have a data connection activated in handset or vis WiFi/3G network as well.

(Source: WhatsApp Messenger for iPhone on iTunes App Store)