Thesis statement: WhatsApp is the most popular messaging tool because there are three advantages.
Have you ever used WhatsApp to chat with your friend? WhatsApp Messenger (WhatsApp) is opened up and developed by WhatsApp Inc. which is a science and technology company located in Silicon Valley. WhatsApp is a smartphone apps which using the network to send out message and it is available on different smartphone platform. In addition to text messaging, users can also send out images, video and audio media messages etc. The feature of WhatsApp is that it can reveal the user’s ‘last seen time’ and it can let the sender know whether the receiver has been seen the message or not. Competing with others Asia-based messaging services such as LINE, WhatsApp handles ten billion messages per day as of August 2012, growing from two billion in April 2012. The establishment of WhatsApp has replaced traditional SMS and MSN, it is because WhatsApp has bring about three positive effect to the users in daily life. That’s why WhatsApp is the best messaging tool.
(1) Favorable cost of Whatsapp:
Whatsapp is the cheapest messages tool in Hong Kong. According to the Whatsapp company, the Android, Nokia and BlackBerry users usually free trial for one year and pay an annual fee HKD$8 a year; Apple users pay HKD$8 to use Whatsapp permanently. Only need to connect with WIFI or Network, Whatsapp users can send to all Whatsapp users all around the world with the same fee. Compared to the fee of SMS, which has same function to send message to others by phone, SMS is more expensive than Whatsapp. The SMS fee charges based on the amount of messages sending out, while Whatsapp fee is a one time payment. Thus, if there are more messages sending out, more advantage the Whatsapp users can get.
(2) Convenience of using Whatsapp:
It is convenient to chat with friends at anytime, anywhere. The innovative...