Watusi 3 for WhatsApp tweaks the popular messenger on iOS

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Watusi 3 for WhatsApp

Watusi 2 for WhatsApp is no longer developed therefore you should consider upgrading the tweak to Watusi 3. The latest release of the tweak is under active development for one year. This is probably the must-have tweak for all WhatsApp users.

Download Watusi 3 for WhatsApp IPA.

Watusi 3 IPA, the best WhatsApp tweak for iOS, can be also sideloaded with on-device IPA installers such as TrollStore, Esign, or Bullfrog Assistant. All work without jailbreak.

What is Watusi 3?

Watusi 3 for WhatsApp is the latest version of the all-in-one tweak for the popular messenger app. It adds a lot of useful features allowing you to change almost every part of WhatsApp. Watusi 2 is no longer updated and the last supported WhatsApp version is 22.15.75.

Once installed, Watusi 3 adds its Settings in WhatsApp allowing you to configure everything to your liking. There are so many options that the developer categorized all options into sections like Privacy, Protection, Status, Chat, Chat List, General, Media, Interface, Notifications, etc.

Watusi 3 is a freemium tweak that displays ads when installed. When you will purchase the full version it will not only remove all ads but also enable some additional features like Message Scheduler, Auto Replay, Hide Chats, Contact Spoofing, Custom Tones, and Stickers Manager.

Two iPhone screens showing the Watusi 3 for WhatsApp Settings and Message screens.

Set your privacy to a new level. With the Watusi tweak, you can disable read recipients, disable typing indicator, freeze last seen (hide online status and don't send your last seen status),manually mark view once opened, disable recording indicator, hide muted calls, and block calls.

Protect access to the app or chat messages with a passcode. View and access contact statuses from their profile picture on chats. Disable auto mark viewed, hide status badges, show contact groups, split long videos, hide muted statuses, or show a download button.

Other useful features implemented by Watusi 3 for WhatsApp tweak include an option to listen to audio messages even when you are outside the chat, bypass the revoke time limit, keep deleted contacts messages, get call confirmation, record audio, or open URLs inside WhatsApp.

Two iPhone screens showing Settings options of the Watusi 3 for WhatsApp tweak.

On top of that, you can also pin more than three chats, increase the "about" length from 139 to 256 characters, save view once media, send an unlimited number of photos at once, replace notifications messages with a specific message, or change themes for WhatsApp.

The tweak is free to use with a single ad banner on top of the chats and has the option to purchase a license from settings to remove ads and unlock some premium features. The one-time license costs $9.99, Watusi 2 users will get a 25% discount for purchase.

You can enable for two days all features of the tweak by tweeting about the app. What's more, Watusi 3 for WhatsApp tweak offers an option to manage all settings and export and import your configuration when needed. Reset all settings to default values with just one tap.

Two iPhone screens showing the Watusi 3 for WhatsApp Control Center Toggles.

Watusi 3 for WhatsApp is compatible with iOS 9 up to iOS 15 no matter if you are jailbroken or not. The package includes also toggles for Control Center. From here you can quickly hide calls, enable auto replay, block calls, toggle on and off read receipts, last seen, and disable internet.

Watusi IPA file includes the Stalky tweak created by the same developer. Use this tweak to get a list of all your friend's updates sorted by time, save/share your contact profile pictures by using a long-press gesture on the update cell, and copy your contact status updates just by tapping on the cell.

How to install Watusi 3 IPA

Watusi 3 tweak works on both jailbroken and non-jailbroken devices therefore you can install the tweak through Cydia Repository or sideload the prepared Watusi 3 for WhatsApp IPA on your device without jailbreak. There is also an option to install Watusi 3 for WhatsApp without a PC.

Download and install Watusi 3 for WhatsApp

Watusi IPA can be installed on your iPhone using Sideloadly (Windows and macOS users). If you don't own a developer certificate the app can be signed with a free Apple account for 7 days. After that time the app will get revoked and stop working. When it happens install it again.

Screenshot of Sideloadly app with loaded Watusi IPA for iOS.

Step 1. Download Watusi 3 for WhatsApp IPA from the link at the top of this page.

Step 2. Run Sideloadly from PC.

Step 3. Connect your iPhone / iPad to the computer via USB.

Step 4. Load the downloaded IPA file to the app to install.

Step 5. Provide your Apple ID to sign the Watusi 3 for WhatsApp IPA file.

Step 6. Click the Start button to sideload the IPA file on your device.

Step 7. When prompted, enter the password for your Apple ID.

Alternatively, please use the quick link available at the top of this page. Install via the Sideloadly button will automatically download and install the latest IPA with just one click.

Install Watusi for iOS without a computer

Watusi 3 for WhatsApp can be installed on your iPhone or iPad using direct web links. If you don't own a computer you can try to install it using direct links (available below). It uses a public certificate to sign the app and it's often revoked by Apple disallowing to install iPogo.

Watusi Install - direct weblinks (no PC)

Step 1. Tap on Watusi 3 for WhatsApp from the Safari browser.

Step 2. Tap Install on the message prompt “would like to install Watusi for WhatsApp”.

Step 3. WhatsApp will appear on your Home Screen.

Step 4. Navigate to Settings → General → Device Management.

Step 5. Find the newly installed Enterprise App Certificate and trust it.

Step 6. Run Watusi 3 for WhatsApp.

To make this process even easier we included on top of this page quick URL links allowing you to download, sign and install the Watusi IPA file with just one click through your favorite tools such as Sideloadly, ReProvision, or AltStore. Because Watusi IPA was signed by your own certificate it's required to trust it to open the app.

Step 7. Open the Settings app from the home screen.

Step 8. Navigate to General VPN & Device Management.

Step 9. Click on the developer app with your e-mail.

Step 10. Tap on Trust to allow the application to run.

Two iPhone screens showing how to trust new profile on iOS.


Watusi 3 tweak is available for download from the private Fouad's Repository. When you will add the official Watusi Repository to your package manager you will be able to install the tweak on WhatsApp downloaded from the App Store.

Watusi 3 for WhatsApp tweak is frequently updated to support the latest versions of WhatsApp.

  1. Open the Cydia app from your home screen.
  2. Add the official Watusi 3 https://apt.fouadraheb.com/ Repo URL.
  3. Cydia will automatically refresh all new packages.
  4. Search for Watusi 3 and install the package from the new repository.
  5. Restart the Springboard to apply changes.
  6. Configure the Watusi 3 tweak from the WhatsApp Settings page.

Alternatively, please use the quick links available below to add the repository to your favorite package manager (Cydia, Sileo, Installer, Zebra) with just one tap.

Add Watusi 3 Repo to your package manager.

What's new

  • Support WA 22.20.75.
  • Bug fixes for WhatsApp 22.15.75 (Open Picture on Tap, Statuses on Chats, Group Members Msgs Count).
  • Added accessibility label for deleted message indicator button.
  • Bug fixes and improvements for Audio Bar.
  • Fixed hide muted call feature.
  • Fixed chat list filter showing above navigation bar.
  • Theme dark mode fixes and improvements.
  • Fixed Long press on send option to schedule messages.
  • Watusi 3 for WhatsApp released!
  • After a year of the release of Watusi 3, this is the last update of Watusi 2.
  • Fixed Share Image from Web.
  • Fixed Keep Contacts Deleted Messages.
  • Bug fixes and improvements.
  • Fixed sideload crash on iOS 15.
  • Fixed iPad support.
  • Dark Mode Fixes.

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