To compete with Zoom and other similar platforms Facebook introduced Messenger Rooms, which will be supported across WhatsApp, Instagram & at Portal soon. According to WABetaInfo, WhatsApp has started testing Messenger Rooms on the WhatsApp Desktop version to some WhatsApp for Web users already, The report states that the feature is already available to some WhatsApp for Web users already. The feature is reportedly available on WhatsApp Web version 2.2019.6. WhatsApp for Web version reported gets a shortcut for Messenger Rooms on clicking which users will be automatically taken to the Messenger Rooms window to start the video call with their friends. Users can either start the group video call or Messenger Rooms call from either WhatsApp or either Messenger. The report also claims that the feature will ask the users if they wish to create a room from WhatsApp or wish to head over to Facebook Messenger to create the room.
In the days to come, WhatsApp is reportedly going to introduce some new features including the long-awaited support for multi-device. This feature will allow users to use one WhatsApp account on more than one device at a time which isn’t possible for now. The messaging platform is yet to reveal the rollout timeline of the multi-device support feature. Read to know more about multiple-device supports coming to WhatsApp.