WhatsApp has rolled out new beta updates for the Android and iOS versions of its app with new features. According to a report from WABetaInfo, the WhatsApp beta update for Android comes with two new sticker packs, viz. Cutie Pets and Tonton Friends. On the other hand, the beta update for the iOS version of WhatsApp brings advanced wallpaper configuration tools, reports WABetaInfo. The Facebook-owned messaging app constantly brings new features through its beta program for testing purposes before it rolls out for the public.
As reported by WABetaInfo, WhatsApp Beta for Android has received an update with version 184.108.40.206 that brings two new sticker packs. On the iOS, WhatsApp has submitted the update with version 220.127.116.11, which brings advanced wallpaper features to the messaging app. Check out the full details for each update on Android and iOS below.
WhatsApp Beta 18.104.22.168: New Sticker Packs for Android
WhatsApp has rolled out two new stickers packs through the new beta update through the Google Play Beta Program. These are named Cutie Pets and Tonton Friends — Cutie Pets comprises of static stickers, and Tonton Friends offers animated stickers. Those running the latest beta version (22.214.171.124) of the WhatsApp application can access these sticker packs through the WhatsApp Sticker Store.
The report also says that WhatsApp has also released these sticker packs on iOS and Business versions. Note that these new features are currently in the beta stage and not available for the official build of the application. WhatsApp may roll out these features for everyone in the coming days.
WhatsApp 126.96.36.199 for iOS: Advanced Wallpaper Features
The beta update for iOS comes with version 188.8.131.52 that brings advanced wallpaper features and configuration tools. It allows users to customize the in-app wallpaper in a variety of ways. iOS WhatsApp Beta users can access this feature in the “Contact or Group Info” menu and select “Wallpaper and Sound” to customize the wallpaper. Users can select a new wallpaper and change its opacity to apply to the chat.
There are plenty of wallpaper options that users can choose from, which include 32 new bright wallpapers, 30 new dark wallpapers, and many solid colors. Those users who don’t like the new wallpapers can choose the legacy wallpapers in the archive section.