. “Multiple Devices” function The WhatsApp Mark Zuckerberg said he will arrive very soon as well as the creator of Facebook himself. New features have emerged about this futuristic tool that will be implemented by the aforementioned instant messaging application, which will be able to link an account on different devices and improve communication between millions of users.
On June 3, Mark Zuckerberg and partner Will Cathcart confirmed the “multi-device” functionality for WabetaInfo, a web portal specializing in advance information about The WhatsApp. Until then, it was only known that the tool will allow us to associate our account with four different devices which can be mobile phones, computers, laptops and tablets.
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In addition, the CEO of Facebook commented to the media that we can connect to these computers without having to turn on the mobile phone or access to Wi-Fi, it means that it will not work like WhatsApp Web, to use it you need two basic things: that the cell phone is nearby and that it has an internet connection.
Restrictions and news
according to WabetaInfo, “Multi-device” will arrive in about two months, however, this date can be extended as it is still in the development stage. It was also known that the first beta version to test this functionality would only be available initially WhatsApp Weband WhatsApp Desktop and the WhatsApp portal.
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As for iPhone Android and iOS phones, the tool will reach these devices, but it will take a little longer and maybe we can test it in a second beta. Now, the bad news is that you won’t be able to send messages, make calls or video calls to users who haven’t updated The WhatsApp From Google Play or the App Store.
It is important to clarify that since each beta version is very likely that the functionality has some flaws and its performance is not the best experience for users, this is normal because it is a beta version and when it is officially available to everyone, The WhatsApp It will correct those errors to provide excellent quality.
Finally, before “Multi-device” reaches 2 billion users The WhatsApp You have it, they will probably remove the “view once” function, but what does it consist of? It comes to that when we send a photo or video to a new chat, the recipient will only have one chance to open the sent file before it disappears. We will be attentive and report new news, and suddenly both tools arrive in one update.