WhatsApp prepares to receive the avatars of its sister platform Facebook and everything seems to indicate that it will inherit practically all its functions that it already has in said social network. The instant messaging app owned by Goal It has been working on this implementation throughout the year and its arrival at its conventional client would be imminent.
As reported by the portal WABetaInfo the version Beta of the messaging application for Android He already gave a first glimpse of what the creation and customization menu would be for avatars, characters that are generated based on the user to imitate their appearance and that can be used in various ways in chats. WhatsApp.
Avatars reach WhatsApp
Through the avatars, users will be able to create a character in their image and likeness not only in physical features, but also in elements such as their way of dressing and even the gestures linked to their way of being. These characters can be used both in the application’s chats as images or stickers, as well as in video calls, where they can replace the user in said conversation.
According to what the portal indicates, some users of version 18.104.22.168 of the Beta of WhatsApp for Android they are already receiving the option to create and use their own avatars. As a novelty, this update adds a pack of stickers linked to the avatar that we create in advance to be able to use them with our contacts.
In addition, users can use this avatar as a profile picture in the app after having created it. To do this, just go to the app settings and choose the corresponding option. With the integration, a new section called “Avatar” for everything that has to do with said function.
When will avatars arrive on WhatsApp?
The fact that this feature is already present for some users of the version Beta of the application, evidence that its arrival to the conventional client would take place very soon. However, for now, some details must still be perfected and certain problems that may exist corrected to leave everything ready.
The avatars of WhatsApp They still do not have a confirmed release date, but they will be arriving soon for all users of the instant messaging platform of Goal.