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New Member
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎12-10-2012
My Device: BlackBerry PlayBook
My Carrier: O2




Just bought a PlayBook...


Can I get whatsapp on the PlayBook? 

Forums Veteran I
Posts: 1,625
Registered: ‎02-28-2012
My Device: Two PB's


It is available as an Android app converted to Playbook (.bar file) here (There have been 45,000 downloads so far.)




download it to your PC or Mac then sideload it to Playbook using a suitable tool on your PC or Mac.


Learn one way to sideload here  http://t.co/FSaVCYH7   


Most importantly come back here and tell everybody if it worked. 


Trusted Contributor
Posts: 116
Registered: ‎11-10-2012
My Device: BB Playbook
My Carrier: MTS


I sideloaded whatsapp on my playbookm but it does not work. It stucks at activation, despite that I enter correct sms code.

Whatsapp is purposed only for devices with phone capability, and it is not supposed to work with devices different than phones. It is clearly stated in it`s description in App store. That is why there is no official port to playbook.

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