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WhatsApp rolling out new ‘call links’ feature and working on 32-person video call: Details here

With this new feature, users can just share a link with the others to let them join a call by just clicking on that link

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WhatsApp is rolling out a new call links feature on WhatsApp. This feature will be rolled out starting this week. With this new feature, users can just share a link with others to let them join a call by just clicking on that link. Additionally, WhatsApp is also testing a way to add up to 32 members in a video call. The announcements were made by Meta CEO, Mark Zuckerberg. Also Read - WhatsApp banned more than 23 lakh accounts in India in Oct for violating rules

Zuckerberg in his official statement said, “We’re rolling out call links on WhatsApp starting this week so you can share a link to start a call with a single tap. We’re also testing secure encrypted video calling for up to 32 people. More coming soon.” Also Read - WhatsApp now lets you retain caption of photos, videos before forwarding

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The new feature announced by Zuckerberg, is expected to be rolled out to both Android and iOS. Currently, WhatsApp allows up to 8 people in a single video call. With the introduction of this new feature, the company will directly be pitching the instant messaging app against platforms like Telegram.

  • Published Date: September 26, 2022 7:02 PM IST
  • Updated Date: September 26, 2022 8:20 PM IST
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