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WhatsApp’s new feature: Users will be able to share messages with large link previews

WhatsApp new features

Key Specifications

  • Currently, WhatsApp is working on bringing new features of larger link previews.
  • This feature will roll out for both Android and iOS users.
  • In case if certain websites do not support large previews, then WhatsApp will show a small thumbnail

The Instant messaging app- WhatsApp is reportedly working on larger link previews and the possibility of allowing users to send high-quality images to their contacts.

The feature recently appears in the testing phase on WhatsApp beta for iOS. Now, this feature has also made an appearance on the Android side of things, indicating that WhatsApp will launch the feature on both operating systems once it is ready.

According to WABetaInfo, the large preview link feature is currently under development and will be available for users in a future update.WhatsApp is working on the same feature on the Android app and bringing high-quality previews for URLs on the latest beta version

 According to the reports by Company:

“Not all websites support large previews, so WhatsApp will show the usual small thumbnail in this case. This feature is under development, and it will be available in a future update. Stay tuned to discover other features about WhatsApp beta for Android and iOS!”

The company has not made it available for public view yet but the beta testers can check the feature after updating their app.

Other Changes:

  • WhatsApp has made the profile pictures smaller
  • It removes line separators between chats in a recent beta update for Android. The feature might appear for other users soon too.
  • Users will get to choose the quality of the image before sending it to their contacts.
  • Moreover, Users will get three options—  Auto or recommended option, Best Quality, and Data Saver mode. The auto feature will automatically detect the best compression algorithm for specific images.
  • Best Quality will send the image using the best quality available.
  • Data Saver will compress the images when Data Saver mode is enabled in your Android device.

All these features are currently under development.

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