WhatsApp has finally rolled out its free video calling feature across all platforms, including iOS, Android, and Windows Mobile. If you own an iPhone, from now on you can easily make WhatsApp video calls on iPhone. All you need to do is to update WhatsApp to the latest version from App Store. Using the feature, you can make video calls to all contacts having the same functionality.
Here in this post, we’ll guide you on how to make WhatsApp video calls on iPhone. Let’s get started:
Step-by-step guide to make WhatsApp video calls on iPhone
Making the video call
Right now, WhatsApp only support one to one video calls. So, if you’re planning to make a video call on WhatsApp, you’ve to be disappointed.
Here’s how to make WhatsApp video calls on iPhone:
Step 1. First of all, update WhatsApp to the latest version
Step 2. Open a conversation with the person you want to make the video call
Step 3. Tap the Video option right beside the name of the person on the top toolbar
Now if the person has updated his WhatsApp to the latest version, the call will be placed and a connecting screen will appear in front of you. Otherwise, you’ll receive an error message.
If the call is successfully placed, you’ll see your friend’s camera view on your screen along with your view on top-right. You’ll also three controls on the screen: switching between cameras, mute, and end the call.
There are also several other options like swiping down in the camera view and activating the floating circle view (tap the Back button in top-left to activate). Apart from this, you can also continue video calls when doing other tasks like chatting in WhatsApp or browsing the web.
When it comes to video quality, the new feature isn’t much impressive. Pixels are quite weak. Also, there is an audio lag of a second or two. But, don’t worry as the feature is in its earlier stage. Perhaps, we’ll see some improvement in upcoming time.
Our complete guide on how to make WhatsApp video calls on iPhone ends here. However, just reading the article is certainly not the best way to analyze the feature. You’ve to use it yourself. So update your WhatsApp to the latest version and give this feature a try. You’ll get to know for yourself.
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