Popular instant messaging application WhatsApp is added lots of new features this year. Now with the latest beta version of WhatsApp, WABetaInfo was discovered that the company is working on two new features for Android including Swipe to Reply and Dark mode. Both of these features are still in development and not yet available in the latest beta version 2.18.282.
Swipe to Reply
Swipe to Replay is one of the most anticipated feature in the android. Notably, this feature is already available in iOS for the very long time.WABetaInfo also posted a GIF to show how swipe to reply works in android. This feature will help you reply to specific message you sent or receive by a simple swipe gesture. WhatsApp has already implemented an alternative way to reply to specific messages on the Android by tap and hold then type to reply, but this swipe gesture will surely help you reply faster.
Second feature that is revealed byWABetaInfois the Dark Mode.WABetaInfotweets that WhatsApp is finally working on a dark mode in Android, as many important secret references were found in recent updates! Be patient to see it out, hoping it will be FULL OLED friendly for Android phones, iPhone X and newer!”
I’m happy to exclusively give the good news: WhatsApp is finally working on a Dark Mode! It’s a dream 😍
There are many important secret references in recent updates!
Be patient to see it out, hoping it will be FULL OLED friendly for Android phones, iPhone X and newer!
— WABetaInfo (@WABetaInfo) September 14, 2018
As of now, there is no word regarding when we can we expect these two features to be available for android, but as per the report fromWABetaInfostates that it will be remotely enabled very soon.
Expandable Group Participant List
Additionally the company has enabled a new feature to the latest beta version for android. When you have a group with more then 10 participants, WhatsApp shows a arrow with remaining participant count and More button to show full group participants list.