Since many people like to read their WhatsApp messages from the PC version of the app, there’s no reason not to implement the possibility of making calls directly from the computer. WhatsApp prepares such a feature for the app’s desktop version, and it’s awaited soon enough since it’s under the testing phase.
Wabetinfo reveals that the developers of Whatsapp are working on voice and video call options for the desktop version of the app (aka WhatsApp Web). The traces of the awaited feature can be seen on the new beta update for Android. A report from Wabetainfo says:
We have already announced that WhatsApp was working on Calls. Today we are happy to announce new details, provided from the WhatsApp Web 2.2043.7 update!WhatsApp is considering the idea to offer Voice and Video Calls in the next few weeks, even if the development is in a beta-stage,
WhatsApp becomes unavailable in 2021 for specific smartphones
There’s not only good news when it comes to the Facebook-owned instant messaging app. You should remember this list of phones that won’t be compatible with WhatsApp anymore in 2021:
- Samsung Galaxy S2
- Motorola Droid Razr
- LG Optimus Black
- HTC Desire
Let’s not also forget about the iPhones:
- iPhone 4s
- iPhone 5
- iPhone 5c
- iPhone 5s
If you haven’t been using WhatsApp yet, maybe the Play Store description will convince you:
WhatsApp from Facebook
WhatsApp Messenger is a FREE messaging app available for Android and other smartphones. WhatsApp uses your phone’s Internet connection (4G/3G/2G/EDGE or Wi-Fi, as available) to let you message and call friends and family. Switch from SMS to WhatsApp to send and receive messages, calls, photos, videos, documents, and Voice Messages.
With over two billion users, WhatsApp remains a titan when it comes to instant messaging apps. There seems to be no way that the huge number will go down anytime soon.