WhatsApp dark mode is one of the most anticipated features of the chat service. In the meantime however, the Facebook-owned company has not supplied a timeline for its rollout. Things may soon alter on this front though, as an updated WhatsApp for iPhone variation has been reported online that includes the Dark Theme. In the meanwhile, WhatsApp for Android has received a brand-new beta version that brings the upgraded Facebook footer. The instant messaging app is likewise said to be in advancement to bring the awaited Dark Theme, but it’s not yet noticeable publicly. WhatsApp for Android (Web release) has also been upgraded to variation 2.19.329 with bug fixes.
Specifically for beta testers, WhatsApp for Android beta variation 2.19.331 has been released that brings the footer showcasing the revamped Facebook logo. The Facebook footer shows up on the welcome screen along with in the settings menu of the current WhatsApp beta version. Further, it is also readily available on the Splash Screen.
Facebook released its brand-new logo design last month that showcases the company’s name in all uppercase letters. The Menlo Park, California-based social networking giant likewise revealed that its rebranding will show up throughout all its items and marketing products. WhatsApp seems among the very first couple of Facebook items to include the rebranding through the brand-new footer.
WhatsApp beta watcher WABetaInfo first identified the Facebook footer on the latest beta release. However, Gadgets 360 was able to separately confirm the change. You can view its presence by downloading the update either straight by participating in the beta testing programme run by Google Play Store or sideloading the release through APK Mirror. Having said that, the beta upgrade might trigger some concerns on your device since it’s implied for screening functions just and might consist of bugs.
In addition to the most recent beta variation for Android devices, WhatsApp seems inching closer to bring the much-awaited Dark Theme to its iPhone app. WABetaInfo has actually tweeted an image suggesting the brand-new development. The source has also utilized a hashtag “soon” to hint at its impending debut. However, WhatsApp is yet to reveal main information around the Dark Theme.
— WABetaInfo (@WABetaInfo) November 13, 2019
A Dark Default Wallpaper was spotted recently within WhatsApp for Android beta version 2.19.327. Likewise, WhatsApp for iPhone is hypothesized to consist of two unique variations of the Dark Theme, making use of various shades of black.
WhatsApp has also launched a new version of WhatsApp for Android (Web release) that is implied for routine users, as noted by WABetaInfo. The update, bring variation 2.19.329, consists of bug fixes and is offered for download through the WhatsApp site.