WhatsApp Voice Messages To Soon Offer Three Playback Speeds

WhatsApp has released, a new beta version, which will allow users to change the speed of their voice messages.
Vaibhavi Mishra
By: Vaibhavi Mishra Updated: Mar 19, 2021 22:04 IST
WhatsApp Voice Messages To Soon Offer Three Playback Speeds
WhatsApp's new feature will allow users to choose from three playback speed options

WhatsApp voice messages, a popular WhatsApp feature introduced nearly seven years ago is all set for upgradation. The Facebook-owned messaging application is all set to release the latest beta version of the application- This new version will give an interesting twist to the voice messages features of the application by introducing a button cum speed label to control the playback speed.

As per the current proposal, each received voice message will come along with a playback speed button. Users will be able to select from the three playback speed options- 1.0X, 1.5X and 2.0X. This feature will be available immediately without having to follow any special steps. It's fairly simple user interface is being believed to fetch more brownie points for this new feature.

The feature is currently under development and is likely to be rolled out in the company's iOS and Android-based beta apps in the coming few weeks. As per the sources, WhatsApp would also support lower playback speeds; however, they won't be released for the general public. 

Upgradations In Pipeline 

WhatsApp is also simultaneously working on several other features and updates, one of which is the “Multi-Device Support”. As per the sources, this feature is likely to be introduced first in iOS and then in Androids. The feature may is expected to be introduced in the coming months. 

As per WABetaInfo, “WhatsApp is developing two different kinds of Multi-Device with WhatsApp Web where you can use WhatsApp Web without your main phone to be connected to the internet. And Multi-Device with other devices where you can connect up to four different devices to your main WhatsApp account.” 

For the latest deals, offers and news, follow HotDeals360 on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google News and subscribe to our YouTube channel.
The HotDeals360 team writes about stuff we think you'll like. HotDeals360 has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.

A multi-media journalist and writer, Vaibhavi views the world as one big piece of poetry. Time and again she tries to capture this poetry through words, as well as, the lens. She loves to explore the depth of human psyche, philosophy, cultures, and oceans! Carrying forward this quest for exploration she reports on various beats ranging from tourism, culture, art, social issues, business, market trends, science and environment to technology. For her, the life mantra can be summarised with the catchphrases, “Hakuna Matata” and “Carpe Diem”.