iPhone users will soon be able to play and listen to audio files directly from their notification screen with the new update coming soon WhatsApp. According to reports, WhatsApp has been working on the update for its iOS users and this will enable iPhone users open and listen to audio messages without unlocking their device. The update is available on WhatsApp beta version 220.127.116.11 and will be rolling out gradually to all iPhone users in the coming days, reveals WABetainfo.
In the current WhatsApp for iOS, iPhone users can only preview audio messages. With the current update, not only will all voice notes and audio files be accessible via the notification screen, but it will also not be marked as read as long as the user does not unlock the phone’s screen. This gives more privacy controls and will only be marked as read when iPhone users unlock and open their apps to listen to the audio file.
WhatsApp is also working on other features like creating emoji for iOS users and many more.
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