Messaging platform WhatsApp is planning to introduce animated stickers in an upcoming replace, in response to web site WABetaInfo.
Evaluation by the web site of the WhatsApp beta for Android 2.20.10 replace revealed that although the animated stickers are usually not being launched but, however they’re within the works. WABetaInfo additionally revealed a video displaying a preview of the animated sticker packs from some builders.
Every pack, that includes characters like rabbits and meals, will include as much as 20 animated stickers.
WhatsApp first launched stickers in 2019, and likewise permits customers to ship animated GIFs.
WhatsApp beta for Android 2.20.10: what’s new?
Unique: new animated sticker packs that will likely be obtainable in future, together with a video that exhibits the characteristic!https://t.co/Vhz4dBcSck
NOTE: The Animated Stickers characteristic will likely be obtainable in future.
— WABetaInfo (@WABetaInfo) January 17,2020
Nevertheless, it appears that evidently some customers are usually not overly excited concerning the information. On WABetaInfo’s Twitter submit concerning the upcoming replace, some mentioned they “do not want” animated stickers and even responded with “lame” GIFs. One person identified that animated stickers are already obtainable on WhatsApp’s rival messaging platform, Telegram.
As an alternative customers have been extra eager to seek out out when WhatsApp will introduce the much-requested darkish mode. In line with WABetaInfo, WhatsApp remains to be engaged on growing darkish mode. It has beforehand revealed a preview of WhatsApp Enterprise in Darkish Theme final November.
The Wall Road Journal just lately reported that WhatsApp, which is owned by Fb, has determined to postpone plans to introduce advertisements on the app’s Standing characteristic.