WhatsApp has recently released a new beta version – 184.108.40.206 in the beta program. This new beta app brings a number of new changes made to the user interface of any business detail.
According to Wabetainfo, the new version brings a new circular profile avatar placeholder to fetch the photo of the business. The business profile also includes some other new features in the UI including:
- Message: To send quick messages
- Call: Quick calls
- Forward: Forward business profile
- Catalog: Visit business catalog, if available
- Shop: Visit Facebook Shop of the business, if available
New business card information (screenshot source – wabetainfo)
Other important optimizations:
Aside from these, WhatsApp has recently revealed more information regarding the multi-device feature. With the Multi-device feature, your phone will no longer need to stay online to use WhatsApp on the web, desktop, or Portal. Up to 4 additional devices and 1 phone can be used at once.
Furthermore, Huawei is also tweaking the chat bubbles with round corners and disappearing messages. To be mentioned there are also changes in the user interface as well as the color scheme that is also under beta testing. (Read more)
Currently, the latest improvement and design reshuffle is only for the beta users but they’ll soon rollout with the stable version once finalized.