WhatsApp introduces 'lock microphone button' feature

01:57 PM | 6 Apr, 2018
WhatsApp introduces 'lock microphone button' feature
MENLO PARK – Facebook-owned social messaging service WhatsApp is rolling out new beta version 2.18.102 with much-awaited ‘lock microphone button’ for Androiders.

–Picture by wabetainfo

The new update, which was first reported by Wabetainfo, allows users to record the voice message by holding mic button and then by swiping up to lock it.

Users can still cancel the recording and delete the file without sending.

Credits: wabetainfo

Previously, WhatsApp users were required to press and hold recording button until they were done recording their voice message.

WhatsApp rolls out new features for Android and ... 07:39 PM | 2 Apr, 2018

MENLO PARK –Social messaging service WhatsApp has introduced new updates for its application for iPhone and Android ...

The locked audio recording feature will be soon available for iOS as well, but currently it is only available for Android.