Whatsapp new video and voice call feature goes live

WhatsappWhatsApp adds group voice and video calls

WhatsApp has already confirmed that it will deliver WhatsApp group video calls for up to four people at a time.

In a blog post on the social network app website, WhatsApp confirmed that video conversations would also be Ultimately encrypted. Group conversations can also be made in WhatsApp voice calls. According to WhatsApp, users are searching for 2 billion minutes each day combined.

“You can make a group call with up to four people total—anytime and anywhere. Just start a one-on-one voice or video call and tap the new “add participant” button in the top right corner to add more contacts to the call, ”

The article read.

This feature is on both iOS and Android apps which means you can use the WhatsApp group video calls and voice call on both platforms.


Apple has recently announced that the group’s video calls come to FaceTime, and the service will start about eight years after the iPhone 4 opened. More than 32 people will be able to talk directly.

Earlier this year, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that WhatsApp had 1.5 billion monthly users. In comparison, Facebook Messenger has 1.3 billion users and 800 million Instagram. Facebook has 2.1 billion of its own.

Messenger has allowed group video calls since 2016. This allows for up to 50 people at a time, but only six videos on the screen at a time.

WhatsApp’s founders, Jan Koum and Brian Acton, bought WhatsApp for $ 19 billion in 2014, $ 4 billion in cash, $ 12 billion in stock and $ 3 billion in limited stock.

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