The second feature is the ability to put text as your status update. prior to this, users could only update photos as a status updates.
WhatsApp has been trying to bring in many new features on the app recently.
To use the feature, WhatsApp explains that you simply need to be in a video call, then tap back so that it switches into picture-in-picture. This feature is also available on both Android and iOS platforms.
The first feature is called picture-in-picture. Additionally, users will be able to set texts as status messages on the app. Thie new features will be available on both Android and iPhone smartphones. Hence the Facebook owned messaging platform is looking out introduce WhatsApp business app. Any two WhatsApp users can make a video call with each other for free over mobile networks or WiFi; picture-in-picture makes them a bit more robust, at least if you're using Android 8.0 or higher.
Commenting on the new venture - WhatsApp for business the company promises to keep the chats between businesses and consumers absolutely end-to-end encrypted. You will also be able to move the video to a corner if you want to multi task.
Users can expect to get this feature as soon as their device manufacturer decides to roll out Oreo OTAs. That's because the users were not able to write texts on this feature anymore.
After rolling out the picture-in-picture (PIP) video calls to beta users of its app, WhatsApp has now rolled out the feature to everyone.
The latest version (v 2.17.323) of WhatsApp on Google Play Store brings the functionality to Oreo running devices. We know that picture and videos on WhatsApp status last's only for 24 hours.
Updating to the latest stable version will enable the new features, or you can install it manually after downloading it from APKMirror.
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