WhatsApp Will Let You Use The Same Number on 4 Phones
Muhammad Mubeen Javed
WhatsApp supports one smartphone per phone number at the moment. Rumors have been going around for ages that the app supporting multiple devices. Now we have more information on it. It suggests that it might be coming pretty soon.
The WABetiainfo has spotted clues. The clues suggesting that Whatsapp is working on support up to 4 devices on a single phone number. This rumor has been going on since Nov last year. Now, screenshots hinting that multi-device support is just around the corner.
“Linked Devices”, a new UI is under the work. It will work similarly to WhatsApp Web.
Linked Devices will show a menu for the devices that are currently linked with your account. WhatsApp will let you link with up to 4 devices at the same time. It will include options to log out from each one of them via your main device.
Advanced Search is another feature. The Latest WhatsApp Beta update shows that the WhatsApp is working on improving the UI for the feature. It will let you search for any message type including images, videos, GIFs, documents, links, etc.
This feature could arrive alongside multi-device support.