WhatsApp Update: WhatsApp users will be able to send HD photos and videos every time by changing the settings, know how..


WhatsApp is rolling out a new feature for the Android platform that lets users set a default media upload quality setting. The feature has been in the works for some time and was first spotted in WhatsApp for Android version by a feature tracker in March. The feature is now rolling out to users. Notably, WhatsApp has recently rolled out several new updates for the video calling feature that improve the service on both mobile and desktop apps. Let's take a look at the new WhatsApp feature.


WhatsApp default media quality setting
First spotted by Android Police, WhatsApp for the Android platform now lets users set a default media upload quality. This means that users can set the default quality setting to HD every time they share a photo or video with someone on WhatsApp.

The new toggle is present in the Settings option under Storage and Data in WhatsApp. Gadgets 360 staff members verified the availability of this feature in the new stable WhatsApp for Android. As seen in the screenshot, the feature is available as a new media upload quality option that offers two options:

Standard quality: Faster to send small size files and HD quality: Slower to send, can be up to 6 times larger. Feature tracker WABetaInfo suggested that WhatsApp was testing this feature in March. However, according to the claims, it was not even available to beta testers at that time.


WhatsApp Channel Analytics
WhatsApp for Android is said to be testing a new Channel Analytics feature. It was reported to be spotted in-app version It is expected that this feature will provide analytics to WhatsApp channel owners with metrics like net follow and reach of how many accounts, etc. It is said to provide information about audience engagement and performance of WhatsApp channels. According to the feature tracker, this feature is still a work in progress and has not yet been released for beta testers.

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