This announcement was waiting to happen and it has finally arrived. Now video calling has been enabled by WhatsApp Beta version. For years now the regular users of this top-ranked chat messenger app were asking for video calling feature and finally it has been heard. After rolling out the exciting addition of stickers, drawing on photos, this video calling feature although currently, it is only available right now on app’s beta version only but once it sounds smooth functioning it is expected that WhatsApp will roll out the same for other uses only.
Video calling itself from WhatsApp is extremely easy. All you need to do is to follow the steps we have given below and you will be able to video call your friends on WhatsApp Beta.
How to Use WhatsApp Video Calling Feature on Android Phone
Step #1. Launch the WhatsApp app on your Android smartphone.
Step #2. Tap on the chat window or contact you want to do a video call with.
Step #3. Tap on calling icon right at the top of your screen.
Step #4. You will be given two options one is normal voice call and the other is a video call, select video call.
Before you start using this feature you should note that this feature will work only if both the parties are having a beta version of WhatsApp. If your friend doesn’t have the beta version then your will get a message saying that “the recipient needs to update to the latest version”. The update is live for all the WhatsApp beta users.
All in all this update looks cool and once it will be introduced to all the WhatsApp users across all the platforms it will give direct competition to Google Duo.