- Added video calling feature with face-to-face chats (requires iOS 8+).
- Added search button for animated GIFs.
- Now you can search for animated GIFs.
- Send and receive GIFs.
- Send Live Photos as animated GIFs.
- Fixed a notification bug caused in iOS 10.
- Send messages to specific people in group chats.
- You can send to multiple chats at once when forwarding messages.
- Siri support.
- You can answer WhatsApp calls directly from your lock screen (for iOS 10+).
- See unread messages in a recent chat (for iOS 10+).
- You can leave a voice message if your call isn't answered.
- All emojis were resized when displaying.
- Slide your finger up and down to zoom when recording videos.
- Chats open faster.
Added 3D Touch features – quick Peek and Pop chats.
You can include a rich preview for your shared links.