After it was announced in October last year, The WhatsApp They began to display jobs in a gradual and limited manner Voice and video calls on the desktop version of the mobile chat.
The two new icons that mark video and voice calls have appeared on Release 2.2 100.7 From WhatsApp to Windows 10 operating systemAnd the Although not all users using this version can access these functions. During the tests conducted, these shortcuts are not available from the WhatsApp version of the web browsers.
In computer-to-mobile tests, WhatsApp provides a floating window to easily define the view of the other participant in the call. Even if the application window is minimized, the interlocutor appears smaller, without interrupting the video connection.
Call functions on WhatsApp from the desktop version, whether from a web browser or from a Mac or Windows app, is a project the company developed two years ago, according to WABetaInfo.
How to make a call from a computer?
Users who have this feature will find a call button in the WhatsApp Desktop chat header.
Whenever you receive a voice call or a call from WhatsApp Web / Desktop, a separate window will be displayed where you can accept or reject the incoming call:
A dedicated place is available to view the current call:
At the moment, WhatsApp has launched beta calls for specific users. However, more people are expected to receive this activation every day.