WhatsApp may introduce audio/video call conferencing soon

Todd Singleton
October 24, 2017

Facebook is having the Group voice / video calling feature already.

WhatsApp has become the most popular messaging app in the world and it is expected to add group calling feature so as to enhance online connectivity among users, reports website WABetaInfo.

Interestingly enough, WhatsApp itself offered up a clue about its plans just last week.

Over the years, there have been calls to improve some WhatsApp features like the Missed Calls problem where missed call notifications on Whatsapp pop up without your phone ever ringing.

WaBetaInfo unearthed the hidden references within the 2.17.70 beta release. Check more details of WhatsApp Group Call conferencing from here below.

Moreover, the references to group calls were found in update 2.17.20 for iOS, but, we are pretty sure that Android users too will get this group calling feature.

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Some users have expressed safety concerns as this might be used by strangers to harm others, some who may not be tech-savvy hence unaware.

As faster internet connectivity is available to the masses now, people are using video calling a lot more than ever.

WABetaInfo first revealed earlier this month that WhatsApp is "internally working" on a group voice-calling feature.

Download the New WhatsApp APK from below to test this real-time location updates with your friends, and let us know how it worked for you, try to send in a group with your friends together and see how it works in reality. After opting-in to the feature, it would allow the users to track their friends' location on the map which will update automatically with movement. Also, admins will be given powers to decide whether other members of the group can change the subject of the group, its icon, and description.

Another otion is also to prevent the group creator to be deleted from the group by other administrators. You can choose to inform all or a selected few contacts from your contact list of the number change. WhatsApp is also speculated to be testing Unsend and Delete for Everyone features across its platform.

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