Messaging modes in a mobile handset has been seen passing through a drastic change since the advent of the mobile data pack launch. Moreover, the means and methods have also changed along with the advancement of the technology. With the stiff market competition taking place between different messaging apps, developers have been coming up with really interesting updates that is benefiting the mobile phone users at large in an influential way.
Recently, the popular WhatsApp messaging app from WhatsApp Inc. which is widely used throughout the world has been updated to make audio chats possible through the app. It was first noticed by BGR.
The best part reagrding the App is that it has already hit the Indian shores few days back and the app which has quite a lot of features now will send voice messages as well. More amazing part is that the users can send at least 2 minutes of recorded voice message.
WhatsApp is currently running a 2.11.12 version and is the latest version that was updated on July 31, 2013. This 10MB update brings features like multi-sending capability, and now one can broadcast to about 50 people. Users can also add media auto-download settings with this update. The update brings a small microphone logo beside the writing space by touching which the voice message can be initiated. For your information WhatsApp is compatible with a variety of devices from Android 2.1 and above to BlackBerry, Windows Phone and iPhone.
However, mobile phone messaging apps are also battling a hardcore competition as there are apps like, WeChat and Line and apart from that there is also a deep rooted apps from giant companies like Google Hangout, Facebook Messenger and ChatOn. But among all, WhatsApp has the most number of users.
You can download WhatsApp from Google Play Store.