- Whatsapp, the messaging app is going to enable voice and video calls on the web.
- That means that if the feature gets enabled, users will be able to make calls or video calls from the web/desktop app of WhatsApp.
- The feature is currently under evolvement and it would only be released in the future.
WhatsApp has recently released a new version for the web/desktop client, bringing the version up to 2.2043.7. In which voice and video calling feature can be available on the web version soon.
According to a new report of Wabetainfo, WhatsApp is working on bringing voice and video calling to its web version. This feature was seen after a new update in WhatsApp web version 2.2043.7. This feature is currently in the beta phase, which means that the company is testing it before public release. WhatsApp voice and video calls are already available in Android and iOS apps. It seems that soon this feature will also be available in the web/desktop version.
The traces of the upcoming feature has appeared on the new beta update for Android. “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,” the report by Wabetainfo read.
According to a report by WABetaInfo, the Twitter account tracking the WhatsApp feature, support for voice and video calls is integrated into the desktop version 2.2043.7 of WhatsApp with the latest update. Currently, this feature is in the beta phase. WABetaInfo has tested it and has also shared some screenshots.
Under this feature, you will open a separate window on incoming calls on WhatsApp from where you can express and declare the call. There is also an Ignore option at the bottom. There are options such as video, mute, decline in a small pop-up window for making calls.
However, when you make a call through the WhatsApp web, the window will be a little different from what it was when you received the call. The window will be smaller and would include the status of the call. The WhatsApp features tracker also stated that the users will also be able to make group voice calls and video calls once the future is rolled out.