WhatsApp, the popular messaging app owned by Meta, is constantly improving and adding new features for its 2.7 billion users worldwide. In the latest update (version 220.127.116.11) available through the Google Play Beta Program, two exciting features have been unveiled: pinned messages and a redesigned chat attachment menu.
The pinned messages feature allows users to highlight specific messages by pinning them at the top of their chat conversations. This feature is incredibly useful for easily accessing important or frequently referenced messages. Users have the option to choose the visibility duration of the pinned messages, with settings available for 24 hours, 7 days, or 30 days. Even before the chosen duration expires, users can dismiss a pinned message at any time. This feature is available not only in group chats but also in individual conversations, making it convenient for highlighting important content in private chats.
Another notable addition is the redesigned chat attachment menu. This updated menu maintains the functionality of sharing various types of content, while presenting a clearer and more intuitive interface. The latest refinements ensure a seamless experience when sharing media and other attachments.
Currently, the pinned messages feature and the redesigned chat attachment menu are only accessible to a limited group of beta testers who have installed the latest WhatsApp beta for Android from the Google Play Store. However, these features are expected to roll out to a broader audience in the coming weeks, giving all users the opportunity to enjoy these enhancements.
Stay tuned for the official release of these features, as WhatsApp continues to strive towards providing an exceptional messaging experience for its users. Be sure to update your WhatsApp app to experience these exciting additions firsthand.