We can now download the new betas available from WhatsApp for Android and Windows Phone or Windows 10 Mobile. In the case of Android it is about the new version 2.17.4, an update that we could consider smaller, without apparent news, although the new option introduced in version 2.17.1 has been translated to all the languages.
Internally this new update of WhatsApp for Android hardly brings changes, and is that its installation file APK has only increased by 2 KB, but with 234 files modified, among which we can find files referring to many of its functions. So we can conclude that this is an update to correct errors and introduce performance improvements. Please remember that if you want to become a beta tester of the application from Google Play, you have all the information here.
WhatsApp for Windows Phone hides surprises
Regarding the new beta of WhatsApp for Windows Phone or Windows 10 Mobile, the new version 2.17.2, yes we will find changes just open the application, and is that on its home screen we will see that the interface has been renewed after of many years unchanged. Now, as you can see in the image above, it has been deleted on behalf of the application along with pending notifications, now appear next to the corresponding tab.
Thanks to WABetaInfo we also know another hidden function that should soon be available to all, it is a search engine for GIFs, adding support for Giphy and Tenor, two platforms from which we can search all the GIFs that exist in the network practically. You can download this new version from the Windows Store.