Telegram has become one of the most popular messaging applications across the globe and has 700 million users. It is one of the lists of top 5 downloaded applications across the globe and has launched Telegram Premium for its users.
Telegram Premium Launched
The application claims that the vast number of users are the result of personal recommendations and they have never advertised for the same. Let’s dig on to find out what all services Telegram Premium will provide to the users. The membership offers services such as faster downloads and using four different accounts in one application .Telegram Premium offers services like faster downloads, doubled limits, 4GB file uploads, stickers, reactions, and improved chat management. Non-premium users will also enjoy services like downloading extra-large documents and seeing stickers shared by the premium ones. The rest of the old services will continue to work in the same manner.
What Are Different Subscription Features?
Users with a subscription can add up to 4 GB files with enough space for 4 hours of 1080p video and 18 days of high-quality audio. Rest will be able to send and receive large files up to 2GB.
Users with a subscription will be able to download files, images, videos, and stickers faster than ever.
With doubled limits,1000 channels can be followed,20chat folders can be created with 200 chats in each, and 10 chats can be pinned along with favorite stickers. Users can use 400GIFs and can have a longer bio for their telegram channel.
Voice To Text Conversion
Voice messages can be converted to text messages in case the user is not able to listen to them at some point in time.
Unique Stickers and Reactions
Users with subscriptions can have animated stickers designed and created by Telegram artists. They can also save stickers of their choice in the recently used section. Premium users can react to the messages by using ten different reactions.
Chat folders can be customized as per the user’s needs. Users can archive and mute new chats.
Animated Profile Pictures
The premium users will be able to have personalized animated profile pictures and videos. They will also be visible to the users without a subscription.
All the users who opt for a subscription will get a star-shaped bandage. It will appear next to their name in the chat head, chat list, and also among the members’ list.
Premium App Icons
Telegram will be providing a premium app icon for the subscribed users. Users can choose from the premium star, night sky, or turbo-plane. It can also be added to the home screen.
No Ads For Telegram Premium users
No sponsored messages will be displayed to the users with a subscription. These advertisements were used to support the operating costs of the telegram, but won’t be visible anymore.
What Are The Other Improvements?
Telegram has come up with many improvements for users without a subscription. Have a look at them:
- Join requests can be enabled for public groups. Group admins can review the new number joining the group. Admin can have a chat with the joiner regarding the rules and regulations of the group.
- Public figures, groups, or organizations who are verified on any two social media networks can get a verification badge for their telegram account. It will be easy for users to identify the real ones.
- Better bots can help in taking quizzes and accepting payments.
- Improved chat preview for android will provide options to read, mute pin, and delete the chat.
- Saving media to the gallery can be enabled and disabled as per user needs. External sharing on iOS will be improved as well.
- Users with macOS can also have animated profile pictures.
Telegram has optimized the application and web version for a better user experience. They aim to provide better video and audio quality and animations than their competitive applications. The update is being rolled out and will be soon accessible to all the users.