WhatsApp 2.17.397 beta for Android is now available for download. The latest beta update added new emojis. Also, added a new icon for the “Add participant…” option Group Info.
Recently, the company also rolled out the location-sharing feature that allows you to share your location in real-time with family or friends. This end-to-end encrypted feature lets you control who you share with and for how long. You can choose to stop sharing at any time or let the Live Location timer simply expire.
New in WhatsApp 2.17.397 for Android:
- Added new emojis
- Added a new icon for the “Add participant…” option Group Info.
- The administrators can use the “Search participant…” option to quickly search and remove multiple participants at once. The Search option won’t be visible for small groups.
- New advanced features in the group management.
- Added some changes for some emojis.
- This beta update comes with improvements about Payments.
- The Change Number Notify feature is now enabled by default.
- Improvements for the Storage usage section.
- Performance enhancements.
- Minor bug fixes and improvements.
You can download the latest the beta app update from the link below.