WhatsApp for iPhone Latest Beta Brings Memoji Stickers Support, ‘WhatsApp From Facebook’ BrandingAnindita | August 27, 2019 | 0 | Internet
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- WhatsApp for iOS beta bumps its version to 126.96.36.199
- The “WhatsApp from Facebook” rebranding can be spotted in Settings
- Memoji Stickers can now be used by select iPhone users
WhatsApp is preparing to add some cool new features to the iPhone version of its app. In the same bid, the company has released an updated version of WhatsApp beta for iPhone. The new version includes Memoji Stickers support and rebrands the name to ‘WhatsApp From Facebook’. This rebranding was done for Android first, and it has now trickled down to the iPhone app as well. The tag is visible under WhatsApp’s Settings and is a clear indication of Facebook marking its territory. Although Facebook has kept the app separate, the company hasn’t given up on the dream of a unified platform.
The WhatsApp for iOS latest beta version 188.8.131.52 brings Memoji Stickers support for users testing the app. After you’ve updated to the latest version, you can check for the Memoji Stickers option. The stickers show up in the frequently used section as well, alongside the normal emojis. Memoji stickers are available for iPhone X₹ 64,999, iPhone XR₹ 58,729 and iPhone XS₹ 91,000users only, running on iOS 13. To recall, Memoji is a feature introduces with iOS 12 that allows users to create personalised Animoji for themselves. Animoji are themselves likened to animated emojis.