With an impressive user base of over 2.7 billion worldwide, WhatsApp is constantly introducing new features and updates in an attempt to satisfy its vast user community. The recent development in this regard is the widespread rollout of an email verification feature, a move previously teased by the Meta-owned app.
Update 23.24.70 for iOS is now available in the App Store, and while the official changelog doesn’t provide detailed information on the new features included, it appears that WhatsApp is widely rolling out the Checker feature. emails.
It is essential to note that this option does not replace SMS verification but is an alternative. This can be useful in scenarios where users are for example in areas without cellular coverage and still need to log into their WhatsApp accounts.
To add an email address to your account, go to the Your Profile tab, select the Account menu and tap Email Address. WhatsApp emphasizes that the email address provided is only used to access the account and remains invisible to other users.
Additionally, users may notice a redesigned interface with a new green color. Moreover, just recently, WhatsApp introduced voice chats for large groups on iOS and Android as well as a new privacy feature allowing users to hide their IP address.