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WhatsApp Beta for Android will have New Options for Phone Numbers

- Updated: 2nd Apr 2022, 12:26 IST
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    WhatsApp Beta for Android Brings New Options for Phone Numbers

A new WhatsApp beta update for Android devices has been announced and it will be available on the Google Play Beta Program. This new update will officially bring the WhatsApp version to With this update, users will have several options while selecting phone numbers from chat bubbles. Read on to know more about the update and the options that will be available.

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WhatsApp Beta for Android Brings New Options for Phone Numbers

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The new WhatsApp update will give users more choices and options when selecting phone numbers from chat bubbles. This comes right after WhatsApp allowed beta testers in Argentina to share media files upto 2GB and released new tools for voice notes.

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With the new feature, Android users will get a few options when selecting a phone number from chat bubbles. Earlier, on interacting with a phone number, users were taken directly to the dialer. However, the new update will first check if the number is available on WhatsApp and then give options accordingly.

If the selected number is on WhatsApp, users can choose to send them a message, dial the number, or even add to contacts. Otherwise, users will get the option to either dial the number or add it to contacts. For dialing the phone number, you will be redirected to the phone’s dialer. However, you can start a new chat thread with the contact without having to save it.

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This update is currently available only to beta testers, but we expect it to be released to everyone soon.