The widely liked mobile instant messaging service, WhatsApp Messenger for iOS has got a revamp with a major overhaul and few new features.
The latest update brings the most-awaited iOS 7-based design to the app, which offers a simpler, flatter and fresh interface. In addition, the icon has also been made less flatter and glossy than the former versions. Moreover, the app intervals are white, blue, and grey as well as flat overall.
Besides new design, the app has also received several new features as well. The update brings a new ‘broadcast lists’. This is just like BBM’s Broadcast messaging service, which lets users to send messages to groups of people. The update also brings an enhanced share location functionality, which now supports 3D map view, and offers the ability to search locations and hide places.
The update also brings the following features:
- Larger thumbnail images.
- Added new notification sounds and alerts.
- Now the app uses your device’s text size as customized through iOS Settings > General > Text Size.
- Provides a new revamped UI for managing blocked contacts.
- Ability to crop images before you send.
iOS users can download the latest version of WhatsApp Messenger from the link given below. The app works with devices that run on iOS version 4.3 or above (though the app has been optimized for the latest Apple OS, it still works with older iOS versions).
WhatsApp Messenger download link for iOS (free)