There are four new features being made available to users. Meta-owned WhatsApp to improve and streamline their experience with new features and updates.
WaBetaInfo lists the new features as being able to block unknown calls, community access points, mention groups within community announcement groups, and message editing. Beta testers currently have access to the new features, but more people will get them in the upcoming weeks.
WhatsApp New Features for IOS:
Here are the new features that are announced for Apple users:
Silence incoming calls from unknown parties
By blocking unknown callers, the instant messaging program gives users more control over the calls they receive. By selecting calls under the privacy section of the settings menu, users can enable this capability. People might limit spam calls with the use of this function, increasing their privacy and security.
Mentions of groups
Few days ago, WhatsApp announced community feature. Now, the community administrators can mention specific groups in the community announcement group. This would enable them to draw attention to the groupings while communicating with community members.
Local starting point
Users are now able to open community groups directly from the community announcement group. WhatsApp introduced new button to the header, so the users can easily open the community directly.
Additionally, by hitting that button, the community’s founder can rapidly form a group from the menu that appears, according to the app-tracking website.
WhatsApp users can now change text messages within 15 minutes after sending them, which is a great addition.
According to WaBetaInfo, “This limit has been set to maintain the integrity of the conversation so that messages cannot be modified in the long run.” The message editing option is primarily meant to fix typos.
Users can edit messages as many times as they like, but they are unable to change a message that has already been sent from another device. Beta revolutionized Moblile phone and tech industry by timely updates and new features.
Those who install the most recent WhatsApp beta for iOS version will get access to these updates. Some of them are also on the beta version of Android.