WhatsApp: Three new features you must know about this messaging app

New Delhi, Jan 12, News24 Bureau: Facebook has revealed its first update of 2019 for its chat service WhatsApp this release is for all the iOS devices. the update has brought has brought several new features like--Reply Privately in WhatsApp Groups-the ability to add stickers to photos and videos-3D Touch support to preview a contact's status-Here's a peek at what's fresh in this version of WhatsApp.

1-Reply Privately:

The Reply Privately feature has been available for the Android users since December 2018. over Here, WhatsApp allows the partaker of a group to reply privately to a chat. one need to  Just long press on the message that he/ she wish to reply and tap on 'Reply Privately'. doing this will open the chat with the sender of the selected message, quoting that particular message. This option was already available for iOS when the user wanted to reply to a message from a group where he was no longer a participant, WhatsApp has now finally extended this feature, allowing any kind of participant to use it.

2- 3D Touch actions for WhatsApp status: 

The nifty 3D touch features have been a part of iPhones series since the launch iPhone 6S. Now, WhatsApp will allow iPhone users to take a peek into a contact's WhatsApp status in the Status tab. The user can as well mute the status by the help of status tab. Not every iPhones support 3D touch though. 3D Touch was introduced by Apple in the year 2015 with the launch of iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus models. Even the new iPhone XR doesn't support 3D Touch. in place of 3D Touch, It uses Haptic Touch

3- Stickers on images, videos & Gifs: 

WhatsApp now allows the customer to use any kind stickers on images, videos and GIFs. Just one need to tap on the smiley icon and then can easily scroll down to find stickers. one can also resize the sticker and place it wherever they want to in the videos or photos.Image Courtesy- Google Images