WhatsApp Messenger is best instant messenger used by every smartphone user to send and receive messages worldwide. With Messages WhatsApp also allows to share photos, audio, and videos. As WhatsApp operates with the help of internet connection whether it may be WiFi, or 3G/ 4G Mobile Data we don’t have to pay charges for every message which we send with the help of WhatsApp.
WhatsApp Messenger is almost available for every Smartphone Operating System but still people owning Nokia Devices with Android OS still have a problem in Installing WhatsApp Messenger in their devices. After having quick look on Nokia X, Nokia X+, Nokia XL, and Nokia X2 I found that there is non-availability of WhatsApp Messenger application in Nokia Store to install it on Nokia Android Smartphone. So for all of them we have a step by step tutorial on how to download and install WhatsApp on Nokia X, Nokia X+, Nokia XL and Nokia X2.
Why WhatsApp Not Available in Nokia App Store?
When you try to search WhatsApp Messenger in Nokia App Store you will not able to find WhatsApp, this is because as Nokia is a device from Microsoft they have made WhatsApp unavailable in their stores. As WhatsApp is supported by their competitor Google which also supports Android Platform these might be a reason behind the non-availability of WhatsApp in Nokia X, X+, XL, and X2. However it is also been said that WhatsApp Messenger have been temporarily removed from Nokia Windows Phone Store as well as Nokia Android Phone Store due to technical issues. And as soon as they fix the issue the app will be available in their store.
But before WhatsApp Messenger gets available in Nokia Store, you can install it right now on your Nokia X, Nokia X+, Nokia XL and Nokia X2 by following below instructions.
Steps to Install WhatsApp on Nokia X, Nokia X+, Nokia XL, and Nokia X2
- Open Nokia Store from your Nokia Device and search for the app termed “1MobileStore”, once you find it just install it on your device.
- Go to your phone settings> security> and check the box Unknown Sources.
- Open the App “1MobileStore” which you have installed and in the search box enter WhatsApp and hit on search.
- From your search term WhatsApp results check the app listed in results is Official Version and Install it.
- After WhatsApp gets successfully installed on your Nokia Smartphone open the app, and then you are set to use WhatsApp on Nokia Smartphone.
These are few simple steps which you will need to follow to Download and Install WhatsApp on Nokia X, Nokia X+, Nokia XL and Nokia X2.
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