Top Whatsapp Features to Look for in 2018!

Tie and again, Whatsapp never keeps itself behind to impress its millions of users by rolling out new updates and features time to time. And if we talk about 2018, then Whatsapp in its 1st quarter itself has added ample features and updates to give more enriched experience to its users. Haven’t you upgraded your Android or iPhone yet? Well, if not, then it’s the time to move ahead and update the application. For now, we can just let you know the variety of features in store for you. Let’s check out:

  1. Whatsapp Payments: After testing for long, Whatsapp has finally rolled its much-awaited feature called ad payment feature for both iPhone and Android users. Powered by UPI, this feature will allow users to easily send and receive money. However, in order to access this feature, both sender/receiver will have to enable UPI payment option.
  2. Delete for Everyone: This feature has already been rolled out in the phones and has given a sigh of relief to its users who could mistakenly send the wrong message to the other user. However, a user will get a grace time of 1 hour, 8 minutes, and 16 seconds to delete the message. Just select the message that you wish to delete and click delete icon.
  3. Group Description: Whatsapp groups are the easiest mode of communication when you want to discuss on the same topic with multiple people. So, keeping in mind its important for users, the company has added Group description feature that will help a user to add a description about the group and of 500 characters.
  4. Group Video Call: Earlier, Whatsapp only ha a voice call feature, but with the addition of Video call feature, users will now be able to make video calls and with multiple numbers of people by adding to the ongoing call. Not only this, users can also switch between from voice calls to video calls without disconnecting it.

Other important features of Whatsapp include Whatsapp for Business, Time Stickers and location feature, etc. so, what are you waiting for? If you haven’t used these features yet, its time to get your Whatsapp upgraded.

Ashish Verma
Ashish is the chief editor at Technology and is also the founder of PocketCrunch. He believes if you are not updated, you are outdated. He likes to write about new technology trends and tutorials.

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