Many messaging apps are launched every year which at one time get popular and eventually lose their charm among users. But, Whatsapp does not seem losing its charm so easily. With 700 million active users across the globe already, WhatsApp has taken another step to draw potential customers and sustain its existing customers with its new voice calling feature. A Reddit user has posted few images of the WhatsApp voice calling feature which makes us believe that the feature will soon be officially announced. After launching the WhatsApp for Web service, WhatsApp has now reportedly rolled out its voice calling service in india. Though it sounds like a good news for some, yet many users will still have to wait to make use of this service on their WhatsApp since this service has been rolled out for select customers only. Read on to find out more about the new voice calling feature.
The image posted by Reddit user show new calling feature tab at the top of the app in addition to the chats and contacts tabs.
How To Get WhatsApp Voice Calling Feature On Your Device
Make sure you keep few things listed below in mind for getting the WhatsApp voice calling feature on your device:
- Go to Google Play store and update the latest version of WhatsApp on your device.
- The WhatsApp Voice Calling feature can only be used on invite-basis as of now. The users who have this feature can invite others by making a call on their device. Now ask the person who already has the calling feature to make a voice call on your device.
- You will receive an incoming voice call from WhatsApp.
- Accept the call, run it for few seconds and end it.
- Now exit WhatsApp and relaunch the app, you will see WhatsApp calling feature being enabled on your device.
Video: Step By Step Tutorial
Since this feature has not yet been officially announced by the company, we believe it is still in the testing phase and most of the users will have to wait for some time. So, even if you have the latest version of WhatsApp installed on your device, you will have to wait till someone with that feature on his device calls you!
Have you been lucky enough to receive invite for voice calling feature on your device? Have you tried your hands on this service? We would like to hear from you on the same. Let us know your views in the comments below!