The most popular messaging app continues Whatsapp
Introducing new features for its users. After WhatsApp did an encrypted video call feature that includes 8 people in one call, the application decided to extend the conference call feature to 50 people.
The WhatsApp app, which is used by more than 2 billion people around the world, is continuing to evolve to expand to be a video call application besides being a messaging app, competing with popular video call applications such as Facetime andGoogle Duo .
According to Tech Radar, WhatsApp will soon allow its users to make video calls with up to 50 people on the WhatsApp desktop application using computers or laptops, making it a new alternative for applications such as Zoom, Skype and Google Meet to meet the needs of video conferencing.
WABetaInfo researchers discovered the new update to the WhatsApp app in the new beta release, where the shortcuts in the WhatsApp menus will direct you to a feature Messenger Rooms new to Facebook, where you can create a call in Messenger Rooms and invite people to join, or create a call directly from WhatsApp.
The new feature will be available on iOS for iPhone and Android phones for Android phones, but desktop support is what makes it a viable alternative to video conferencing tools.
And recently Facebook released the Messenger Rooms feature, which is a video call service. Once Messenger Rooms is created, it can host up to 50 people at a time regardless of even if the users do not even have a Facebook account.