After Facebook owns WhatsApp, the company has revealed a data of countries consuming the amount of WhatsApp maximum video calling minutes. And in that list, India comes in the top. WhatsApp has launched a new feature for its Android App users in the version 2.17.146. In the new update along with new features, uses it has also come out with the separate button for video calling for the Android App users. And WhatsApp now lets us share multiple contacts at once which makes you feel more comfortable.
The interesting news about the video calling feature is that the company has recorded the maximum amount of WhatsApp video calling minutes. Globally it is found out that 340 million WhatsApp calling minutes are consumed per day. And it is found out that 55 million Video calls are made by the users of the App globally per day.
In India alone, the maximum amount of video calling minutes consumed by the people is 50 million minutes per day. And WhatsApp has 200 million active users use the App on a regular basis in India.
In additional to the data revealed by the company on maximum video calling minutes, another interesting fact revealed about WhatsApp recently is that it is in a plan of introducing the new feature that allows the users to pin a chat in the top of the conversation list. Both individual or group chats can be pinned using this new feature. This news recently published by an online site. To pin an individual or group chat it is very easy, the users have to long press on that particular chat and just press the pin icon that appears on the screen. Along with the option, there are also other options that appear on the screen like mute chat, archive chat and delete chat.
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To unpin an individual or group chat similar method is to be used, the user has too long press on that particular chat and clicks the unpin icon that appears on the screen similarly as the pin icon along with other options. This unpin option helps to unpin the particular chat which is already pinned.
New pin feature allows the users to pin up to three chats either it can be individual or group chats so that these pinned chats appear in the top of the conversations and them won’t get lost in the list of conversations. This new feature of pinning the chats will be available for the WhatsApp users in the new version of 2.17.162 or 2.17.163. But this new feature will be available only for Android Beta users of the App.