|Developer||Yousef Al-Basha & Fouad Mokdad|
|Requirement||Android 4.0 or higher|
What is YOWhatsApp?
YOWhatsApp (YOWA) is modified WhatsApp developed by Yousef Al-Basha and until now, it has been reached 10 million downloads. This is not surprising, because this WhatsApp MOD carries a various interesting features that do not exist on other MOD.
As you know, WhatsApp is one of the most used chat applications around the world. However, many are not satisfied because its limited feature, so the developer created a modified WhatsApp with various interesting features.
Various interesting features on YOWhatsApp not only provide a more enjoyable chat experience, but also make you life easier.
In this article, we will review the features of YoWhatsApp as well as a guide for downloading and installing this YOWhatsApp APK, so check this review out.
YOWhatsApp wil give you freedom to set you privacy such as hiding online status, turning off the double ticks and prevent other people from making voice and video calls.
Apart from that, you also get more features that is not available on official WhatsApp, want to know? Check out the list below:
1. Personalize User-Interface
Official WhatsApp for some users is rigid, and they want something that can be personalized. Yosef’s answer this with added customization user-interface feature.
With this feature you can change user-interface beside of day and night mode. You can change just the colors or make totally change with thousands theme that is available on its library.
You can also change the icon, blue tick design, bubble chat design until the shape and color of the font.
2. Multiple Account
With YoWhatsApp You are possible to activate two accounts simultaneously on one device, to do that you should pair YOWhatsApp with other MOD applications such as FMWhatsApp, WhatsApp Plus to GBWhatsApp to activate other accounts.
3. Sending High Resolution Photos and Video
Official WhatsApp limited its media transfer, not only can send 10 photos and 90 second of video length, the files also get compression which reduce its quality.
It won’t happen in YoWhatsApp, there is no file compressions and you can send high resolution photos and videos. Moreover, WeTransfer feature allows you to send 10 photos or videos to many contact at same time.
4. Unlimited File Transfer
Still related to media transfer, You can send various file types without any limitation, the feature that will make your life and work easier. Also, this thing make YoWhatsApp better than other MOD that only allow its users to send files 1 GB Maximum.
6. Security Feature
Security feature is not available on official WhatsApp, but YoWhatsApp give your extra security to protect your privacy. You even don’t need third-party apps to do that, YoWhatsApp has built-in security feature that allow you to set Password, Pattern or Fingerprint to YoWhatsApp.
You can also chooset certain chat windows to protect with Password or Pin, so other people can’t peek you chat history. Make your privacy stay private.
7. Do Not Disturb
With YoWhatsApp you can set people who can make a voice and video call with you. You can add the contacts into whitelist so they are able to call you, also you can create blacklist to prevent them call you.
You even possible to hide any notification in certain time, so there is no disturbance at that time.
8. Sending Chat without Saving Number
Official WhatsApp requires you to save the number first before you can contact someone. Although there are some tricks to contact without saving number first, its still too complicated to some people.
On YoWhatsApp, the feature is built-in and you don’t need third-party apps to do that, just enter the WhatsApp numbers and you can chatting with anyone even you don’t have the contacts.
9. Privacy Features
You can hide the details of your activities such as online status, turn off blue ticks, turn off notifications “typing” and “recording”, view other people’s status without being noticed, till activate Anti-delete messages so you can still read messages even have been deleted by the sender.
10. Sending Video Message and Status up to 5 Minutes
Official WhatsApp only allows users to send video messages or status 90 second of lengths maximum. If you think the limitation bothers you, so its time to you to choose YoWhatsApp.
With this WA MOD, you are able to to send video message and status up to 5 minutes. Isn’t cool right, is it?
Download YOWhatsApp APK
For information, you cannot find this application on the Google Play Store. So you have to download the file directly via the download link below.
How to Install YOWhatsApp APK
1. Backup Chat
If you are currently using the official WhatsApp and want to switch to the YoWhatsApp APK then you should back up your chats and media so that they can be used on the YoWhatsApp APK.
Open WhatsApp app then go to Settings -> Chats, at the bottom You can see the Chat Backup option, just tap once and wait for the process finish.
You can also read the article How to Backup and Restore WhatsApp for complete guide.
2. Enable Unknown Sources
The next step is to change settings on your device to allow installation using APK files from unknown sources. To do this, navigate to Settings -> Security Settings, then choose enable “Install Apps from Unknown Sources” option.
3. Install YoWhatsApp APK
Head into your device and navigate to File Manager and open Download folder and find YoWhatsApp APK file. DoubleTap the file to start the installation process, in the middle of the process a notification will appear that requires your confirmation and you just have to select Yes to continue the process.
4. Log in
Once installation is complete, you can open the app and log in using your WhatsApp account, then restore the chat backup so you can continue your conversation.