WhatsApp’s New macOS App: Elevating Group Calls for Mac Users

WhatsApp, the popular messaging platform, has unveiled a game-changing app designed exclusively for macOS users. This revolutionary app takes group calls to the next level, allowing Apple computer users to enjoy seamless video conferencing with up to eight participants and audio calls with a whopping 32 people.

A Welcoming Introduction:

Meta’s CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, broke the news with enthusiasm, sharing a social media post that not only introduced this innovative feature but also provided a sneak peek with a screenshot of him actively engaging in a group call.

Extending the Experience:

Earlier this year, WhatsApp introduced a similar app for Windows desktop users. Now, Mac users can also join the ranks of enhanced communication with this dedicated macOS app.

WhatsApp highlighted some key features in a blog post:

  1. Join Ongoing Calls: Now, you can effortlessly join a group call even after it has commenced, ensuring you never miss out on important conversations.
  2. Call History: Access your call history, making it easier to keep track of your interactions.
  3. Call Notifications: Stay connected by receiving incoming call notifications, even when the app is closed.
  4. Redesigned for Mac: The app’s user interface has been thoughtfully redesigned to provide a seamless and familiar experience for Mac users. This redesign boosts your productivity when using WhatsApp on larger screens.
  5. Easy File Sharing: Sharing files has never been simpler; just drag and drop your files into a chat.
  6. Enhanced Chat History: Enjoy the convenience of viewing more of your chat history.

Privacy Assurance:

WhatsApp for Mac ensures the same level of security as its mobile counterpart. It employs end-to-end encryption, guaranteeing the privacy and security of your personal messages and calls, regardless of the device you use.


Excitingly, this new app is already available for download on WhatsApp.com, and it’s on its way to the App Store, ensuring that it reaches a wide user base.


WhatsApp’s dedicated macOS app is set to transform group calls for Apple computer users. With its user-friendly features, enhanced privacy measures, and availability on both WhatsApp.com and the App Store, this app promises to elevate your communication experience on Mac devices. Say hello to seamless, secure, and productive group calls with WhatsApp for Mac!