WhatsApp's File Size Limits

File Too Large to share

This is a common message we receive when we try to share files. We got the error but really want to share that file.

GBWhatsApp: Your Key to Sharing Freedom

GBWhatsApp, a modified version of WhatsApp, breaks those limitations. Send larger files without the compression or splitting them into multiple messages, up to 2000 mb.

Comparing File Size Limits: GBWhatsApp vs. WhatsApp

File Type WhatsApp Limit (MB) GBWhatsApp Limit (MB)
Video 16 50
Document 100 2000
Audio 100 100

What we can share?

Videos Without Compromise

Share those high-quality travel videos or special moments without losing resolution. GBWhatsApp lets you send videos as they were meant to be seen.

Documents of All Sizes

GBWhatsApp makes sharing all types of documents from important contracts to lengthy school projects. No more worrying about size restrictions. If you are thinking about the privacy issue, please check out our this article where we discussed it in detail: GB WhatsApp Privacy Mastery

Music Sharing Made Easy

Do you have a killer playlist to share with friends or family? GBWhatsApp lets you send entire music albums to spread the joy.

Other File Types Supported

GBWhatsApp handles many file types, so you're rarely stuck. Experiment and see what you can share! and you got any error, please share the file format with us, so we can update this blog post.

How to Send Large Files on GBWhatsApp

How to Send Large Files on GBWhatsApp

Finding the File Sharing Option

The process is similar to WhatsApp! Look for the paperclip icon in your chats to attach files.

For advanced control, adjust maximum file sizes in your GBWhatsApp settings:

  1. Open GBWhatsApp and tap on the three dots in the top right corner.
  2. Select 'GB Settings' from the menu.
  3. Under 'Privacy and Security,' navigate to 'Media Sharing.'
  4. Here, you can adjust the maximum file sizes for videos, documents, and audio as needed.
  5. Please remember to check your phone available space.

Troubleshooting Large File Transfers

If you run into issues, double-check your internet connection and confirm your Android phone has enough storage space.

File Sharing Tips

File Compression for Extra-Large Files

Even with GB WhatsApp, sometimes you'll need to shrink files further. Check out free compression tools if size is still an issue. At the top of this blog post, you will find a table with file size limitations.

Organizing Shared Files on GBWhatsApp

Keep track of what you send by setting up folders within GBWhatsApp.

Best Practices for a Smooth Experience

Keep it mind of others' data limits when sharing large files. You may face limitaion on certion points or on size.

Video tutorial

If you prefer video content, here’s a tutorial.