WhatsApp has been on a roll since the start of this year with its new wave of feature launches. To improve the user experience, the app has rolled out several much-needed updates. An interesting piece of news, however, is that the messaging giant is now undergoing a complete overhaul to be in line with Google’s latest material guidelines. Whatsapp on iOS And Android previously had different design perspectives. Now the company is working on a coherent and uniform whole WhatsApp app experience on all platforms. For that purpose, a new WhatsApp Beta Update is now being rolled out to users.
New WhatsApp beta update adds rounded menus and bottom navigation bar
The latest WhatsApp update is version 22.214.171.124. It’s now making its way to beta testers through the Google Play Beta program. The all-new update includes major improvements to the app’s interface, following the Material Design 3 guidelines.
The new update comes with a redesigned bottom navigation bar, a new floating action button, and rounded menus. The point worth noting is that these features were initially available to a limited group of users. However, with this update, they are now rolling out a larger number of beta testers.
All those beta testers who received the update will notice rounded up warnings and redesigned switches. They undoubtedly improve the interface of the app. In addition to all this, the chat tab and floating action button have been redesigned to illustrate incoming message bubbles. It is suggested to keep WhatsApp updated by installing new beta versions from Google Play Store to get your hands on the new ones WhatsApp featureS.
The messaging platform has made progress in expanding its functionality. Recently, it allowed messages to unknown contacts without saving their numbers. It is also available on Wear OS smartwatches. Moreover, WhatsApp is also actively working on introducing an animated avatar feature and has introduced a sticker suggestion feature in the beta version. So this journey of new updates and features continues. Let’s see what comes next.
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