WhatsApp’s latest Android beta update skips ‘Dark Mode’ feature

Yolanda Curtis
May 14, 2019

WhatsApp Beta 2.19.133 is available for download through the Google Play Store beta channel and through APKMirror.is there anything else, besides the dark mode, you would like to see in WhatsApp?

Excited? The news on what new features WhatsApp will put on their phones next is enough to keep WhatsApper's waiting for the new update.

So if you are interested in what these new features are, read on ahead. "WhatsApp will continue working on Windows phones through the end of the year", said a Whatsapp spokesperson. These adults hugely use smartphones for communication objective, and it could be the only reason they have a phone in the first place. According to a recent report, WhatsApp is working on such a mode where most of the UI elements turn black and the text is visible in white.


While this feature is not for the regular WhatsApp users, it is more focused on WhatsApp Business users. Here, businesses will be able to promote their goods by showcasing their products directly on their WhatsApp profile.

It adds that while users with active accounts can continue using it, some features might stop functioning at any time.

For Android, less than 1% of the population is still on the mentioned version or earlier. This will also help the receiver know if the message is a simple one-time forward or a viral message that has been forwarded multiple times before hitting his phone. It means the app could open links within itself, instead of redirecting to a web browser.


As of the time of this writing, the Facebook-owned company has come out with yet another one of such moves.

The latest beta build for WhatsApp's Android version has again skipped the long-awaited feature after sporadic implementation of Dark Mode in previous builds.


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