WhatSim: Use WhatsApp for Free on International Roaming
WhatsApp is one the most popular instant messaging app in the world which is now owned by Facebook. Company recently announced 700 million monthly active users, so as per the bulk of users of whatsapp seen in recent past, an Italian company has launched WhatSim that comes with a plan which let you to use this popular messaging app for free while travelling across the world. This service will be valid in somewhere in around 150 countries.
Manuel Zanella Rngineer, Founder and CEO of Zeromobile, the company behind WhatSim, says Whatsapp is the future of means of communication.The only disadvantage is the data connection especially when you are travelling because roaming charges are very high and very expensive too since you cannot find Wi-fi everywhere and it is not always free.According to the survey held in the market, Whatsim is introduced which is an extraordinary opportunity for WhatsApp.”
Whatsim expenses are 10Euro (approximately Rs. 714 INR) in which users will get unlimited texting for a year, while sending multimedia message such as videos, photos and audio recordings will be chargeable, you will have to pay extra money for sharing multimedia stuffs whereas sending and receiving text messages, location updates, and contacts via WhatsApp is free.
The company further explains with 5 euro the customer will get 1000 credits by which user can share 50 photos or 10 videos in various countries around the world. There are no limits to sharing your position and contacts. Company also ensures that buying a recharge will be quick and easy and can be made easily by your smartphone.
Whatsim is made available through online buying also via Whatsim website, now the company is planning to spread the local distributor in over 100 countries.
This is for the first time any company is offering SIM for using unlimited whatsapp within many countries, which is far different from other trials made before by making SIM for using unlimited whatsapp but only in particular country whereas Whatsim can be used in roaming also.