3 expands WhatsApp partnership into voice

7 May 2015

Cellco 3 Hong Kong has announced an expansion of its existing partnership with messaging application developer WhatsApp, resulting in the launch today (7 May 2015) of Hong Kong’s first local and roaming WhatsApp-based messaging and VoIP-calling packages – the ‘WhatsApp Premium Data Pack’ and ‘WhatsApp Premium Roaming Pass’ – which follow the recent launch of the WhatsApp Calling feature. The new packages enable customers to make over-the-top (OTT) calls and send messages to friends and family whether in Hong Kong or overseas.