To ease the usability of the feature, WhatsApp has developed this feature in such a way that it works seamlessly in both portrait and landscape orientation. Now WhatsApp for Desktop will appear in a standalone window on the screen, which can be resized by the users according to their needs. It will always be on the top of the screen so that users can continue their video chat while multi-tasking.
WhatsApp also said in its statement that all voice and video calls on its app are end-to-end encrypted. The security and privacy features will remain the same when calling from a mobile device or desktop PC.
WhatsApp also said that users can only make one-to-one calls on Windows and Mac machines from the desktop app. The Facebook-owned company said this was done to ensure the “reliability and high quality” experience of the call. In the future, the company is also planning to include group voice and video call features.
Earlier in January, WhatsApp launched another feature on WhatsApp Web and Desktop. New security feature added Was. The company had made face and fingerprint unlock mandatory while linking the device. The company said that this feature will give users an additional layer of security. With the new feature, users have to link their WhatsApp account to their computer via fingerprint or Face ID. In such a situation, an outsider cannot activate WhatsApp Web using your mobile.