WhatsApp Rolling Out Voice, Video Calls For Some Desktop Users: Report


Looks like WhatsApp has enabled voice and video calls to select desktop users. It allows users to make WhatsApp calls directly through their desktops. Until now, voice and video calls have been limited to the WhatsApp app for mobile devices. However, some recent reports point to the development of WhatsApp calls for its desktop and web clients. The latest update is currently in beta and its rollout is very limited in nature, according to a report.

Some customers WhatsApp Desktop client chat header, WhatsApp feature tracker has started viewing voice and video call buttons on WABetaInfo. Reports. There are also some customers Tweeted About the arrival of the new update.

Although WhatsApp is gearing up to bring voice and video calls to desktop and web users, the initial rollout is preferred for the messaging platform’s desktop client.

Gadgets 360 has reached out to WhatsApp for clarity on the roll out. This report will be updated when the company responds.

There are hints about the new roll out WhatsApp Web Client can be found in version 2.2043.7 In October. WhatsApp was recently found to have labeled video and voice calling buttons With the “beta” tag. This may be to highlight that the new experience is currently in the testing phase.

Users who receive WhatsApp calling features on their desktops can make and receive voice and video calls from the app. Screenshots shared by WABetaInfo A pop-up window will appear on your desktop to accept or reject an incoming call. Similarly, WhatsApp shows the status of the current call through another pop-up window.

You need to connect your phone to the WhatsApp desktop app to enable communication, even if the calls are being made through your desktop. This is how you access messages through WhatsApp’s desktop and web clients.

The new arrival allows you to use high-definition webcams and high-quality microphones to make WhatsApp calls.

WhatsApp has introduced its voice calling feature on mobile devices Back in February 2015 And brought the ability to make video calls November 2016. These two additions have made the Facebook-owned messaging app a strong contender against likes. Google Hangouts, Skype, And Face time.


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