SnapChat App

Technical Information Of Snapchat Application

The list of additional information regarding the Snapchat application is as given below

Application Snapchat
Founder Evan Spiegel

Reggie Brown

Bobby Murphy

Key people Michael Lynton

Bobby Murphy

Evan Spiegel

CFO Of Snapchat Derek Andersen
CEO Of Snapchat Evan Spiegel
CTO Of Snapchat Bobby Murphy
Type Of Bussiness Public
Type Of Site social networking
Available in Multiple languages
Released On September 9, 2011
Provides service worldwide
Compatible Platforms iOS, Android
Languages Used Python


Android SDK


Cocoa Touch



Supported Devices Phone, macOS, web
Derivatives Of Snapchat Social Login


Social Graphs

Content rating 12+
Offered By Snap Inc

Permissions To Grant For Snapchat Application

The list of permissions that need to grant for the Snapchat application is as given below

In-app purchases

The Snapchat application allows the users for the in-app purchase for free You can also purchase some filters which you needed you the price of the filters would start from $5.99 to $14.99

Device and app history

The history of the web bookmarks is required to access and the information regarding the running apps on the mobile device. The application also retrieves the sensitive log data and system internal state.

Cellular data settings

The Snapchat application connects to the internet connection with the cellular data and the wi-fi connection. So, to connect with the cellular data, it requires the details regarding the cellular data


The information regarding the user profile is used, the application has the ability to find accounts, read and modify contact card, add or remove accounts


The app should be allowed to access the contacts in the device, to read and to modify them


By permitting the calendar permissions, the application can read calendar events and also modify calendar events and emails


The user to permit the application to track the current location and also provide the GPS access


The user has to allow the application to send text messages, multimedia messages including the text, picture and video messages.


By allowing the application to access the phone, it retrieves details of call history, read and call log, reroutes outgoing calls.


The application has to get a grant for accessing the photos media and storage. It also formats external storage and modifies USB storage.


By providing access to the camera, Snapchat can take picture and videos.


The permissions for microphone permits to record audio while using the application

Wi-Fi connection information

The application can connect through the Wi-Fi connection also so that to track whether the Wi-Fi is turned on or off to display a message.

Bluetooth connection information

The Bluetooth connection information is required to access the information regarding the nearby Bluetooth devices

Wearable sensors

Requires access to retrieve data from the wearable sensors

Device ID& call information

To retrieve the details regarding phone status and identity, the application requires the authority


The application also requires the access to read, write social stream and to access subscribed feeds, change your sound settings, control vibration, see organize associations, full system get to, change organize the availability.

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