WhatsApp, which is one of the most popular online messaging applications, has been the user’s favorite since its official launch. The free messaging application rolls out frequent updates to enhance the user’s experience every time. Quite recently, WhatsApp rolled out a new feature called group video calls for iPhone users, which can be utilized after downloading the latest version from the App Store. People have been going crazy with the latest update and it is a nice add-on to the existing features of WhatsApp.
To add to the excitement for Android users, the messaging application has secretly rolled out the PIP feature with the latest update for the application, which can be downloaded via Playstore.
Before the official release, the feature was being tested in Beta mode for the last two months. The feature was rolled out to the beta users in the month of October and after testing for few months, it was released with the latest update.
With the latest update, WhatsApp users can conveniently scroll through chats while browsing videos from YouTube, Instagram and Facebook. The feature gets activated when a user sends or receives social media links from any social media platform. After you click on the link, you can automatically view the video in the chat window itself. This feature is also termed as picture-in-picture mode wherein you can view the videos from popular social media channels without leaving the chat window.
Along with this, WhatsApp is reported to release a few more updates features like the option to switch to Dark Mode, sharing contacts via QR code and share multiple files at one go. In a quest to draw a similarity to the other social media platforms like Youtube, Google Maps and Twitter, even WhatsApp will be rolling out Dark Mode for both iOS and Android users in a short while.
In spite of being an absolutely free messaging application, WhatsApp has been rolling out interesting features like sharing gifs, stickers, group video calls and pip features to enhance the user experience. Let us know in the comments section below your favorite update that has been rolled out by WhatsApp till date!