The app offers a global voice player feature that was spotted several times in the last beta update and has even been tested on WhatsApp desktop. This feature has now become available for some Android beta users.
It would often happen to you too when you would have come across a long voice note but , along with listening to it, you want to read other messages as well but, you are not able to do so. But, now (WhatsApp) WhatsApp is solving this problem, which will make it easier for users to listen to voice notes. The app offers a Global Voice Player feature that was spotted several times in the last beta update and has even been tested on WhatsApp desktop. This feature has now become available for some Android beta users . iOS beta testers have already experienced this feature as it was first rolled out for iOS beta testers.
WhatsApp tracking site WaBetaInfo has reported that the global voice player is being rolled out for Android beta testers. Through this feature, you can listen to any voice note while talking on different chats on the app. It doesn’t matter how long the voice note is, you’ll be able to hear it while you reply to another text. However, if you leave that chat while listening to any voice note on the app in the current state, that voice note gets turned off and then you have to start it again to listen to it. However, users also have the option to increase the speed of the nearby voice note. After the rollout of the new WhatsApp Global Voice Player, it will be easier to listen and manage voice notes on the app.
How will the new Global Voice Player work?
If you are an Android beta tester, you can go back to your chat list by simply opening your WhatsApp account, opening a voice message in the app. If you see a new player bar, it means that the feature is enabled. Note that it is not limited to voice notes only, but the new player is also compatible with incoming and outgoing audio files, which have undergone some recent changes.
If you don’t see the new player when playing Voice Note and switching to a different chat thread, don’t worry, this feature has been rolled out to some beta testers. Also, in the coming update, it will be rolled out for all Android users.
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Along with this, the app is making new changes in the time limit of its disappearing messages, which have been recently spotted while testing. When you send a disappearing message, you do not want the message to persist for more than a specified time. With the new change, users will be able to customize the timing of the disappearing message for as long as they want.