June 17, 2024

WhatsApp is lastly delivering full-quality images and movies for iOS customers, though Android customers are nonetheless left ready.

WhatsApp presently downgrades the standard of movies and images to protect bandwidth. This places it at a aggressive drawback to iMessage, which sends media in its unique high quality.

WABetaInfo initially reported the information:

This enhancement lastly permits customers to shortly share images and movies with their unique high quality, with out the necessity of following a number of steps. Just a few days in the past, WhatsApp has launched the 23.24.73 replace for iOS on the App Retailer. Because of the official changelog offered by WhatsApp, we found that this characteristic is lastly rolling out to everybody with the most recent replace!

As 9to5Mac reviews, customers nonetheless can’t straight ship images and movies in full high quality straight. As an alternative, when selecting one thing to sends, customers should choose Doc > Select Picture or Video, after which choose the specified media file. In any other case, a downgraded model of the media will nonetheless be despatched.

Though not as straight-forward as iMessage, it’s nonetheless a welcome enchancment for iOS customers. Hopefully, Android customers received’t have lengthy to attend earlier than the characteristic makes its approach to them.