WhatsApp Beta hides a shortcut for creating call links

The ever-active WhatsApp development team has released a new update to WhatsApp Beta to subscribers to the Beta Program of the application. The new update, marked by the version not bringing with it obvious and tangible news, it hides, within its code, a feature that will be enabled in a future update.

What’s new in WhatsApp Beta update for Android

After updating the voice call interface some time ago, the team of Whatsapp is developing additional features to improve voice and video calls, including the ability to access a group call, even if it is already in progress.

Specifically, thanks to the specialized portal WABetaInfowe become aware that the update, the Of WhatsApp Beta for Android brings with it a further novelty, which will make it easier to access a group call already in progress through the use of a “Call link”.

The user will be able to create a call link directly from within your contact list (reachable by pressing the phone icon at the bottom right of the “Calls” tab of WhatsApp): this link will be shared with anyone, even with those who are not part of their contacts.

This functionality is, to date, under development by the WhatsApp team and, therefore, it is not yet available even for those who have already downloaded the latest version of the WhatsApp Beta app.

How to download the new beta version of the app

If you are still eager to try WhatsApp Beta version for system based smartphones Android Google, you can proceed through the Google Play Storeby signing up for the Beta Program (and you can find the page dedicated to the program by following this link).

If the Beta Program is temporarily full but you would like to try out the latest versions of Whatsappjust proceed with the manual installation of the related APK files, downloadable from the portal APK Mirror (whose dedicated page can be reached by following this link).

You may also be interested in: our WhatsApp guides