WhatsApp now has 1.5 billion users and sees 60 billion messages sent per day. according to Facebook’s Q4 2017 earnings report.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced on the Q4 2017 earnings call yesterday that WhatsApp now has 1 billion active daily users send over 55 billion messages per day, 4.5 billion photos, and 1 billion videos.
On February 19, 2014, Facebook acquired WhatsApp for $19 billion, its largest acquisition to date.
Last month, WhatsApp also launched a Business app . Facebook plans to charge business owners for additional commerce, customer service or broadcasting tools.