WhatsApp 2.17.319 beta for Android released with minor changes

WhatsApp 2.17.319 beta for Android is now available for download. The latest beta update comes with minor changes and improvements. Users can now write status updates with a colorful background. Also, the photo filters are now enabled again. In addition, it’s now possible to record an audio message in the background (Attach media> Audio > Record with WhatsApp).

New in WhatsApp 2.17.319 for Android:

  • You can now play and pause voice messages in the Notification Center, and you can see the progress.
  • Improvements for the Storage usage section.
  • Added feature that lets users write status updates with a colorful background.
  • The filter feature is now enabled.
  • Now you can record an audio message in the background.
  • WhatsApp is officially supporting Android O.
  • Android users are able to perform video calls in the Picture in Picture mode.
  • WhatsApp added app shortcuts like New Chat, Camera and Starred Messages.
  • Various design improvements for voice and video calls.
  • The recall option is now visible
  • Performance enhancements.
  • Minor bug fixes and improvements.
  • Other enhancements.

You can download the latest the beta app update from the link below.

Download WhatsApp 2.17.319 APK