What is WhatsApp dark mode?
WhatsApp is pretty simple to use and has basic features without any different modes. But many users want to use a dark mode because it is quite popular nowadays and wide varieties of apps have this feature but WhatsApp does lack in this domain. In this mode, your primary background turns to black. Many Apps like Twitter, Reddit and Telegram have this mode which allows you to turn everything into the black. It is good for your eyes and prevents your eyes from white glare and strain. It also saves battery consumption.
WhatsApp is very popular on every device i.e. Android, Apple and Windows users. People use it for every purpose ranging from sending messages, videos and audios to private and confidential documents. Even important chats about business matters are also done on this app instead of sending lengthy emails and using blackberry messenger. Facebook took over WhatsApp a few years ago and it is already updated with all the latest features but the only thing that still same is its white and green background. But it looks like it is going to be changed soon too. Facebook messenger already has this dark mode so it is true that they are working to bring this feature on WhatsApp too as soon as possible.
WhatsApp developers have finally reacted to fan requests. A popular beta, WABetaInfo, and alpha App analyzer announced this worthy news on Twitter. According to them, WhatsApp is checking dark mode features but only on beta users. The screenshots of WhatsApp beta app, version number 2.19.82. Displays the new dark mode extent across all the primary settings panel of the app but dark mode on chats is not revealed. It will be available for general users in near future.
How to use dark mode on your phone?
For WhatsApp users who are too excited and anxious and can’t wait for the dark mode to get released can use it by installing a third app. It will help to decrease the strain on your eyes. There are many apps existing on Play Store that enables you to change your background into black but this requires a little time and users don’t want to waste their time to do this. If the dark mode is present then they just have to go to settings and change the background from white to black. It’s just that much simple.
When it will be released?
There are many rumors going around about this matter for a while but there is no official statement released from WhatsApp developers. It is under work but it is expected that it will be out by the end of 2019. It is just a guess still no confirmation if it’s true or not. But seeing its increasing demand, it is a must that users don’t have to wait long for this anticipated feature. It is said that it will be released on iOS devices first and then on android.