In our previous article, we talked about how to use WhatsApp for PC; in this article, we look at how can you install and use Whatsapp Bluestacks.
Unlike WhatsApp Web or WhatsApp for PC, the app, WhatsApp BlueStacks does not need one to sync their computer with a phone to use the messaging service.
BlueStacks or BlueStacks App Player is an Android emulator, which helps to install WhatsApp on your PC, so you can safely use it.
The BlueStacks App Player is designed to enable Android applications to run on PCs running Microsoft Windows and Apple Macintosh.
So, just as you need Play Store on your Android phone to download apps, you also need Bluestacks App Player on your PC to download WhatsApp among other apps.
It can be downloaded for free at bluestacks.com. However, it needs a huge RAM; if you have a weak machine, you’ll find it quite challenging to use it.
The only advantage to WhatsApp BlueStacks, we need to emphasize, is that you can use it without having to connect your computer to the phone.
All you need is a computer connected to the internet and you will be on your way to chatting and connecting with friends through the application.
How to set up WhatsApp BlueStacks
After visiting bluestacks.com and installing the app search engine, you can now access it from the shortcut on your PC.
In the process of installing, you will be asked for app store access, make sure you select the yes option.
When you open the BlueStacks App Player, it will ask you sign in to your Google account, after which, a search menu will be displayed for you to search for WhatsApp.
The installation process is akin to how you installed WhatsApp on your phone using the Play Store.
After WhatsApp BlueStacks is installed, you will be prompted to punch in your phone number in order to get a verification code from WhatsApp.
After going through the verification process, you will now be able to use WhatsApp on your PC.