In its beta version, are already active the video calls for WhatsApp in the latest iteration of the test application that any user can now download to test them.
WhatsApp just enable video calls that can be longer since any chat with any contact, even if it does not have the latest versions of the beta of Android which is where is allowed to perform them.
For make a video call in WhatsApp still not is available the icon in the interface but if started a called us will leave them two options that is can see in the image, allowing activate them video calls of WhatsApp and then if that us appears in the list of calls identified as have made a videochat with someone.
This option, that already was available in Windows Mobile from makes some weeks, arrives so to Android, that has with enough more users that the version of the system operating from Microsoft.
How to activate the version with video calls WhatsApp
The possibility of using the WhatsApp video calls at the moment is a function of test of the messaging application. To try the public beta of WhatsApp, it is as simple as going to Google Play and enter this link.
In that time we can convert in tester of it application now in hands of Facebook and download always the last version of the beta with them latest news before arrive to the rest of them users.
Early in the final, but with more than one year of delay
How indicate, this is the version beta and is likely that in some week is extend the functionality to the version end while hope that soon is active also in the beta of iOS as well as in its iteration final.
And is that not us can forget that WhatsApp promised his video calls for the summer of 2015 and not has been up to now when have arrived. With this added the application of messaging is puts to the level of their rival as Telegram, Line and its “sister” Facebook Messenger that them premiered of form native and not using Skype makes little.
We have yet to see implementation globally of this function which seems that it has reached almost “obligatory” form for an application that with their latest updates.
The article already use video calling on Android WhatsApp was published in MovilZona.