WhatsApp is definitely one of the most appreciated mobile messaging applications in the world, being used by billion people who access their accounts every day to keep in touch with their friends. Developers are improving this application very often and they release new updates every few days for Android, and today we’ll talk about WhatsApp 2.16.46, which is in BETA phase.
The new WhatsApp version 2.16.46 contains usual bug fixes and stability improvements, but it also comes with a new feature that allows you to attach and send office documents to your WhatsApp friends. At the same time, we’ve noticed some user interface changes such as the position of the call button, which has been placed on the top right corner. You will also be able to see a small version of the profile/group picture on the right corner, which is placed somewhere near the call button.
Unfortunately, we’re not sure when the developers will bring the Video Calling feature to this application, but we remind you that a screenshot has been posted by WABetaInfo on Twitter with an iPhone testing video calling.
WhatsApp 2.16.46 BETA: How To Install On Your Android Device
The WhatsApp 2.16.46 is currently in BETA phase, which means that in order to install it on your Android device, you will firstly need to join the BETA Testing program. To do this, you will need to open play.google.com/apps/testing/com.whatsapp and tap on the “BECOME A TESTER” button. Once you have joined the WhatsApp BETA testing program, open the Google Play Store, search for WhatsApp 2.16.46 and install it on your Android device.
You can also manually download the WhatsApp 2.16.46 APK (installation) file from whatsapp.com/android. After downloading the APK file to your Android device, enable the “Unknown Sources” option from your device’s Settings->Applications or Settings->Security. Finally, head to the location where you have saved the APK file and tap on it to start installing the latest WhatsApp BETA version on your Android device.
Have you tested the WhatsApp 2.16.46 on your Android device? Tell us your thoughts about it!
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