WhatsApp to introduce Desktop voice and video calling feature

WhatsApp is testing voice and video calls for individuals as well as groups in the desktop version.

Recently, Signal app is tipped to be more secure, better quality, and most importantly with advanced desktop version but it is heard that WhatsApp is quickly catching up for its Web version. WhatsApp plans to introduce a desktop calling feature.

Facebook, Zoom, StreamYard have taken full advantage of the coronavirus pandemic. WhatsApp has increased the group calling limit from four to eight but still, the most wanted feature was missing. The feature of making calls directly from the desktop version. WABetainfo gives a good report on this front. It is reported that WhatsApp is testing voice and video calls for individuals as well as groups in the desktop version.

The above screenshot from WABetainfo shows that if you call a contact from a desktop app, it will open a new window showing controls to manage the call.