In the new version will be available initially only for users of Android devices, WhatsApp will increase to 50 the number of users that can be linked to a particular group. This significantly expands the scope of the messages sent by the service.
However, WhatsApp is pretty far even as permitted by its main rival, Line , where you can have a maximum of 100 members per group. Line Thus even twice the range and flexibility in terms of supported platforms as it is also possible to use the platform client from Windows and OS X .
Given that Line and has now reached 10 million users in Spain and WhatsApp includes the option no longer available in the store Play Store of Google , it seems that the movements of the U.S. company are aimed at improving those plots on which is below which, no doubt, is now his main rival.
Even so, it is estimated that over 10 million WhatsApp users in Spain and 200-300 million worldwide, while Line could be around 100 million users.