Instant messaging applicationThe WhatsAppIt continues to evolve. owned company Meta, is working on a new “Voice Conversations” feature, which would be an extension Group voice call service which hopes to become an alternative to platforms like Discord.
According to publication WaBetaInfoIt is a site that specializes in revealing Messenger news. This will add WhatsApp Voice chat feature in existing groups.
This new mode of communication can already be seen in one of the initial versions of the application. Currently, the application has enabled the possibility Make group audio or video callsalthough there are restrictions on the number of participants.
Although many details about this function are still unknown, it goes without saying that it has some similarities with Twitter spaces or rooms disagreement. The latter is mainly known for its voice and text chat services, though, too Provides the ability to share files and use bots To automate certain functions.
Discord, the app that gamers have chosen to chat during their games. Image: Bloomberg.
Moreover, Discord allows users to create dedicated servers where they can invite other users to chat, Share common interests and collaborate on projects.
Unlike WhatsApp, the platform is among the favorites among video game players, as it allows you to create audio channels for them Communication during online matches; Although it is also used by the music, arts, technology, and other subject communities.
When the feature is available, it will allow all WhatsApp users to join this chat as active listeners or participants.
WhatsApp is promoting a group voice chat function to compete with Disrod Image: AFP.
The new job is expected to allow Hold talks exclusivelyMy voice Without it implying a call, just browse the conversation while listening in real time to other people within the group.
In addition to that, it will include voice chats as well Voice notesYou can only hear one time, as it really does with photos or videos.
At the moment, this new functionality is not yet active, and it was only seen in version 22.214.171.124 of the beta version of WhatsApp for Android.
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With information from La Vanguardia.