Telegram is rolling out a major update that brings a number of new features including Group video call for up to 1000 viewers, video messages with high quality. The update also includes better playback speed and screen sharing with sound to all video calls and more.
So without further ado, let’s explore the new features.
Group Video Calls 2.0:
Telegram’s group video calls enable 30 users to broadcast video from both their camera and screen and now 1000 people can watch any live broadcast. However, the chat app maker promises to bring new features.
To start a Group Video Call, create a Voice Chat from the info page (in the settings menu on Android) of any group where you are an admin – then turn your video on.
Video Messages 2.0:
Video messages now have higher resolution and you can tap on a video message to expand it and take in all those extra pixels.
To record a video message, tap the microphone icon in the message bar to switch from voice message recording to video. Press and hold to record, then tap the camera icon to switch back.
Audio from your device will keep playing as you record so you can now sing along to your favorite songs or reply without pausing your podcast. Additionally, recording with your rear camera lets you pinch to zoom in and capture things at a distance or add a dramatic effect (eerie music not included).
New Playback speed option:
The Telegram media player now supports 0.5x, 1.5x, and 2x playback speeds as well as 0.2x speed.
To change your video playback speed, tap on the three dots on the top right corner on Android. On iOS devices, when watching a video in fullscreen.
On Android, you can also press and hold the 2X button when playing voice or video messages to switch between 0.5x, 1x, 1.5x, and 2x playback speed.
Now users can now press and hold on a timestamp in a message to copy the link and share the moment in another chat.
Share screen with sound:
Users can now enable sound from the device on 1-on-1 calls when broadcasting in any video call.
How to use screen sharing with sound?
To share your screen during a video call, tap the camera button and select your screen as the video source.
Auto Delete adds 1-month duration:
The auto-delete feature of Telegram has a duration of 1 day and 1 week but now the option also includes 1 month of the delete duration.
How to use the new 1-month auto delete duration?
To enable the timer on Android, tap three dots on the top right corner > Clear History then choose a duration. On iOS, press and hold a message, tap Select > Clear Chat (top-left) > Enable Auto-Delete.
The new passcode animations interface is interactive and the new animated background will also appear on the passcode lock screen.
Password recovery and reminders:
Telegram now has a new prompt in Settings to help you practice entering your Two-Step Verification password.
If you forgot your password, there is a new password reset option that works even if you don’t have a recovery email — as long as you’re still logged into your account. The process will take 7 days and can be canceled from any of your devices.
New Message Sending animation for Android devices:
Text messages now have new lightweight animations, when you Send, your text transforms into the message bubble as it flies into the chat.
New Camera for iOS:
New Telegram in-App camera for iOS now uses all zoom levels on your device – including 0.5x and 2x if available. You can also press and hold to open a zoom wheel that lets you zoom in and out with granular control.
To use the in-app camera, tap the paper clip icon in the message bar and then tap the camera feed in the attachment menu.
New animated emoji:
There are a number of new emojis that come with this update and bring refreshments for the Telegram users.
Scrolling profile pictures:
This is quite an interesting feature that lands with the latest Telegram update, Profile pictures now follow the messages as you scroll in group chats so you always know who sent each one, even in long chains.
Huawei AppGallery gets 188.8.131.521 app version
Huawei AppGallery is getting a new version 184.108.40.2061 and it brings a number of new optimizations for your Huawei smartphone to collaborate with App installation and brings you better application services.
If haven’t already, you can download or check for Huawei AppGallery 220.127.116.111 update and fetch it down on your device. It’s also possible that the update has already been installed in the background.
In that case, you can check your current AppGallery version by opening the AppGallery app, then hitting the Me tab and scrolling down to see the About menu option, tap on it to view the current AppGallery version. Currently, Huawei is expanding this app version in batches and you will be required to check for updates via AppGallery if it’s not installed.
Huawei AppGallery is Huawei’s app distribution platform that comes with various categories and allows users to install first-party and third-party mobile applications right from this app market. The app enables easy to select sections that help you to pick the right app according to your preference.
Huawei Celia Voice Assistant gets 18.104.22.1687 app version via April 2022 update
Huawei Celia Voice Assistant is a virtual assistant of Huawei available on Huawei devices to assist and help them at every moment. Now, Huawei is improving the capabilities of Celia Voice by dispatching April 2022 update with version 22.214.171.1247.
According to the information, Huawei Celia Voice’s latest update holds an update size of 44.59 Megabytes. This newest version provides stability to the application for better and smooth performance as well as enhances the overall user experience.
So, are using Huawei Celia Voice and taking help of it in simplying day-to-day tasks? If yes, then get the latest update that will surely provide you with a better and improved experience. What you need to do is tap on the below link.
- Download the latest Huawei Celia Voice Assistant 126.96.36.1997 APK
Huawei Celia Voice Assistant:
Since its launch, Huawei is continuously upgrading the Celia Voice Assistant app with new functions and making it better day by day. Aside from the regular up-gradation, the company testing new features via beta activity in China.
Previously, Huawei has testing new features including voice commands for checking today’s oil price, and radio features, while broadcasting, the capability to pick up a voice from a radio broadcast, a translation function that supports simultaneous interpretation.
Additionally, the smart assistant Bingtang mode, calls Xiaoyi to “Sammon Bingtang”, and then “Play the latest video” to start a chat and watch a movie.
Huawei Music 188.8.131.52 beta update rolling out [March 2022]
Huawei is testing new features in its Music app through the beta program to provide a better and improved user experience. In the latest development, Huawei has released a Music app beta update that comes with version 184.108.40.206.
However, Huawei Music 220.127.116.11 beta update is rolling out in the Chinese market. Interested users can participate in this beta campaign between March 11, 2022, to March 14, 2022, by downloading the Huawei Music beta update package size of 128.3 MB.
For the participants, Huawei is also providing an opportunity to win exciting prizes such as an AI speaker, mini speaker, and Bluetooth Headphones. What you need to do is just download and install the latest Music app beta and post irrelevant feedback as well as properly answer the question based on your experience.
Huawei Music 18.104.22.168 changelog:
- The sound effect adds spatial music, intelligent track splitting technology enhances 3D immersion, and supports custom effects. You can search online for the “spatial sound effects exclusive playlist” experience.
- The new encrypted song scanning & matching function is launched, which can show your local songs more comprehensively, gather your favorite songs together, and enjoy the “one-stop” listening experience.
- Music Calendar: Professional editors recommend for you, major events in music history and daily high-quality music, a listening experience that combines knowledge and taste.
- Support the mixed playback of audio and video to improve the playback experience.
- First Prize: AI Speaker (Quantity-1)
- Second Prize: Mini Speaker (Quantity-2)
- Third Prize: Bluetooth Earphone (Quantity-3)
Winner announcement: March 25, 2022 (Expected)
Huawei Music is the official music service app provided by Huawei. It serves playback music, online music listening, downloading, and receiving. The main functionalities of the Music app are music playback, local music suggestion, downloading, offline music, short videos, bookmarks, and more.