What are the Top 10 New Features in WhatsApp 2018
WhatsApp is updating the latest features for its user. Whatsapp has brought in some major updates this year. Of these, there are several important features, including Android payments, data retrieval etc.
Let’s learn about some new and important changes to WhatsApp:
Android Payments: Now WhatsApp comes with the benefit of online payment. After a few days of discussion and experimentation, the Android and IS platforms together have opened the payments feature in Facebook-owned WhatsApp
Delete Option: WhatsApp has launched a special feature to allow users to delete the message after sending. To use this feature, you must press the delete button to remove the message. Earlier, there was an opportunity to remove it until the maximum seven minutes of sending the message, but the new update has been extended to 68 minutes by this time.
Whatsapp Group Description: There is a special update to make WhatsApp Group alive now. Through this feature, many people can be contacted at one place. Realizing the importance of the group, WhatsApp brings the group feature. As a result, the user can write about 500 characters describing this group. Now every group member can add or modify group descriptions. Who will add a group description, other members will get a notification with his name.
Group video call: WhatsApp calls now easier than the past. To improve this experience, WhatsApp has brought the benefits of group video calls. You can easily make a group video call by adding more than one person to any video call.
WhatsApp for Business: WhatsApp has recently bought an app called ‘WhatsApp for Business’. Using this app, a businessman or organization can contact their customer and stay on the WhatsApp platform. It has the advantage of Quick reply, Greeting Message, Away Message beside having a verified business profile.
Voice-to-video calling: WhatsApp users can now be added to the video call during the voice call. You will get a hidden switch in this new feature, which can be used to switch from voice to video call. However, the video will not be launched. Both of them have to be allowed to do so.
WhatsApp in Apple Carplay: Whatsapp platform has been associated with Apple Carplay technology. As a result, iPhone and iPad users will receive push notifications and they can communicate with their contacts on their mobile devices.
YouTube with WhatsApp: Now you can watch YouTube videos in WhatsApp chat window. YouTube has been associated with WhatsApp. Now just click on the YouTube link in the chat window and watch the video in the same window. The video undo size also has the advantage of small-scale.
Changes in WhatsApp Design: Users can have some changes in WhatsApp on their smartphone if they want. Its Adaptive Icon feature is part of the Android Orio operating system and WhatsApp supports it. It can be changed using the new icon.
Location sharing Feature in Whatsapp: Live location sharing feature has been added to WhatsApp in this update. This allows users to share their location information with others in real time. To share a live location, go to the Location tab. It can also be used for group or personal contact. The user profile on the map will see the person in the user’s contact list.