WhatsApp Tracker WABetaInfo’s Report It has been reported that some users of the WhatsApp desktop client have noticed the presence of voice and video call buttons in their chat headers. Some users have informed about this new update Tweet given through.
While WhatsApp is gearing up to bring voice and video calls to both desktop and web users, the initial rollout will give priority to the desktop client.
Gadgets 360 has reached out to the company to get clarity from WhatsApp regarding this rollout. We will update through this news as soon as the answer is received.
It is worth noting that in the month of October, the information about this new rollout will be available on WhatsApp Web Client version. 2.2043.7 was found in However, this feature was only available in the beta version. It is likely that the new update is currently in the testing phase as well.
Users who have seen the WhatsApp calling feature on their desktop can also receive calls through their app. As seen in the screenshot shared by WABetaInfo, when a call is received using WhatsApp Web on the desktop, a pop-up window opens showing the option to pick up or cut the call.
However, it becomes important to mention here that you need to connect your phone to the WhatsApp desktop app to make calls through desktop. This is similar to how you access messages through WhatsApp’s desktop and web clients.