With WhatsApp it’s easier to keep in touch with your loved ones, no matter where they live on this planet. If you don’t want to invest a lot of money on a smartphone, then allow us to suggest you this mid-range device, which comes with a 4inches display that supports 854 x 480pixels, it’s powered by a quad core 1.2GHz Qualcomm processor and has a 5MP back camera. And in this article we’ll teach you how to install WhatsApp on your Lumia 530.
First of all, go to windowsphone.com and download WhatsApp on your Nokia Lumia 530 then install it and click Yes when the application will try to access your location. When opening WhatsApp, you’ll be required to click on “Agree and continue” to the terms and conditions and check if your country is the correct one, as it will have a dialing code and you’ll have to fill your phone number, the hit the Forward button.
WhatsApp will send you a verification code via SMS, so you have to give the correct mobile number. Write down the code and then type it into the field and WhatsApp will finally verify you and will be free to use it. The application will search in your phonebook for contacts who are already using this application and will add them to your list of contacts. Before starting chatting with your friends set up your profile, tap on the picture field to upload a picture – you can choose a random image from google or a picture of yourself if you want your contacts to know who you look like. Also, in the Profile info screen you will add your name, which will be known by all your contacts, and you can even add an emoticon, to be eye-catchy.
To start chatting with a contact, go to the Chats field and click on the + button. It can be a simple message or you can send pictures, videos, your location info and contacts, as the application has many features. To start a group chat, click on the little icon along the + button.
Currently, WhatsApp has 700 million users and recently, they were excited to hear that Facebook (the new owner) introduced the voice calling feature.