New WhatsApp Contact – WhatsApp accesses your phone contacts to identify which of your contacts are already using WhatsApp. This way it is easier to send WhatsApp messages to your contacts
If you want to send a WhatsApp message to new contact, then you may have to add new contact’s phone number to your phone’s contact list.
You may also open WhatsApp, tap on new chat icon and then tap on new contact to add your contacts details.
Once you have added your new contact’s number to phone contact list, then you may begin messaging this contact in following way:
- open WhatsApp and go to Chat
- Tap on the new chat icon and select from the list of your contacts the person you want to message.