Finally, WhatsApp has decided to go with the flow. Means, the world’s most popular app has added some coolest features with the latest update for iOS users. The new update of the app includes photo filters feature, grouped photo album and ability to reply with shortcuts. The Instagram and Facebook Messenger App already have the Photo Filters options. Well, it’s a fact that WhatsApp also owned by Facebook, so it was quite sure that Photo Filters feature would come in the app.
All iOS users of the app are now able to add some extra filter quickly to the images, videos, and GIFs shared within the app. There are five filter options with the photo filters feature of the Whatsapp.
There is one more interesting feature is Reply Shortcuts, now you can quickly reply the particular message by just swiping right on that message. It could be very useful in group chat.
Another new feature of the update is Grouped Album. When you send or receive more than four photos or videos on in WhatsApp, the app will automatically group your all media files to keep your chat more organized. Let’s see how to use this new features of Whatsapp.
How to Use WhatsApp Photo Filters Feature on iPhone
Note: First off, you need to update WhatsApp Messenger to the latest version. (Go to App Store → Updates).
Step #1. Launch WhatsApp app on your iOS device.
You did it! Now your friends have a better understating about your thoughts through the visual filter files. Your communication is now looking more attracting with the Photo Filter feature in the Whatsapp.
How to Use WhatsApp Reply Shortcuts on iPhone
Step #1. Launch WhatsApp on your iOS device.
Now your friends have the better idea about your reply. It also saves your time, because now you do not need to select the message and tap on the top arrow to reply. It will provide quick reply function with better understanding.
Well, there is no specific date revealed by the company about these features to arrive on Android devices. A team of Whatsapp said: “We’d like to add these features to the Android app in the future, but do not have the timing to share yet.”
That’s it! This is how you can use the Photo Filters and Reply shortcuts function on your iPhone or iPad with the latest version of the WhatsApp.
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If you have any questions about the new features of the app, do not hesitate to ask us through comments.