Soon iPhone users will get to use three new amazing features from WhatsApp. “Earlier available only for beta testers, the Meta-owned platform is now widely rolling out the chat transfer feature, landscape mode support for video calls and silence unknown callers option for iPhone users.”
WhatsApp to Release New Features for iPhone
WhatsApp has recently initiated the rollout of the iOS 251378 update, catering to iOS users with three exciting new features. The update introduces chat transfer, allowing users to seamlessly transfer their chats between devices. Moreover, video calls now support landscape mode, enhancing the overall video calling experience. IOS users can conveniently silence calls from unknown numbers, providing greater control over their communication experience.
What Do You Mean by Chat Transfer?
The iOS 251378 update for WhatsApp introduces three new features for iOS users. Firstly, the chat transfer feature enables users to migrate their chat history to another iPhone without relying on an iCloud backup. To do this, users must download WhatsApp on their new phone, register with the same phone number, and scan the QR code displayed on the new device using their old phone to complete the transfer.
The Silence Unknown Callers feature enhances privacy and control over incoming calls. This feature automatically filters out spam, scams, and calls from unknown contacts when activated. Instead of ringing with notifications, these calls are logged in the call log, allowing users to review them later in case any important calls were missed.
The update brings a landscape mode for video calls, providing a wider and more expansive view of the video call interface compared to the portrait mode. This enhancement allows participants to view more people on the screen simultaneously, improving overall video call experience.
Along with all these features, the update has also bring the completely revamped sticker tray option, improved navigation, more funky stickers, and numerous crazy avatars.