If you use WhatsApp for communication, you can now utilize Meta AI, the company’s open-source AI chatbot. The AI chatbot is right now made available on the WhatsApp app and it’s a very useful feature to have.

So, if you are a fan of AI chatbots and would like to have one on your WhatsApp account, continue reading the guide. Below, we have discussed what Meta AI is and how you can use it on WhatsApp.

What is Meta AI?

Meta AI is very similar to ChatGPT or Microsoft Copilot; it’s just designed to run across Meta’s platforms, such as Instagram, Messenger, WhatsApp, and Facebook.

Like ChatGPT and Microsoft Copilot, Meta AI can be used to generate text, answer questions, create images, and more.

You can use Meta AI just like you’ve used ChatGPT, Copilot, or any other AI chatbot. It is powered by Llama 3, a text-based generator.

How to Use Meta AI on WhatsApp?

Meta AI was introduced in late 2023, but it is now it was available to more users. During the initial stage, the AI chatbot was introduced only to selected users in a few regions.

Now, almost everyone has access to Meta AI. Below, we have shared some simple steps to use Meta AI on WhatsApp.

1. To get started, launch the Google Play Store or Apple App Store on your Android or iPhone and update the WhatsApp app.

install all pending updates

2. Once updated, launch the WhatsApp app on your phone.

3. At the bottom right corner of the screen, tap on the Meta AI icon.

Meta AI icon

4. You will now see the Meta AI chat panel. To continue, simply tap on the Chat field.

Chat field

5. Now you will see the Ask Meta AI anything prompt; tap on Continue.


6. Now, you can ask it any question; it will answer it.

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7. You can converse with the Meta AI just like you did on ChatGPT or Copilot.

That’s it! This is how you can use the Meta AI on your WhatsApp app.

How to Generate an AI Image on WhatsApp?

Meta AI can also be used to generate AI images. Here’s how to do so on the WhatsApp app.

1. Launch a chat with Meta AI on the WhatsApp app.

Chat field

2. To generate an AI image, type imagine in the message field followed by your text prompt, such as ‘Imagine a car race on Mars. ‘

generate an AI image

Generate & Send an AI image in WhatsApp Group Chat

The steps to generate an AI image in an individual or group chat are slightly different. Follow the steps outlined below.

Meta AI

  • Open an individual or group chat where you want to generate an AI image.
  • Next, type @ in the message field. Tap on Meta AI.
  • Now type imagine followed by your text prompt and send it.

That’s it! This will generate an AI image. The generated image will be displayed in the chat.

How to Update an AI Image on WhatsApp

If you want to make minor modifications to the AI images on WhatsApp, follow these simple steps.

1. Open the chat containing the AI image you generated.

2. Tap and hold the image to select it. Once selected, tap Reply.


3. Next, type the text prompt for modification in the message field and send it.

type the text prompt

4. The updated image will be displayed in the chat.

Meta AI not available on WhatsApp?

Meta AI is gradually rolling out to all users worldwide. If you are unable to see the Meta AI icon on your WhatsApp, you can try updating the app from the Google Play Store or Apple App Store.

Or else, you can join the WhatsApp beta program and install the WhatsApp beta app on your phone to enjoy the feature.

So, that’s all about how to use Meta AI on WhatsApp. We have also shared the steps to generate AI images on WhatsApp. If you need more help in this topic, let us know in the comments below.


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