From last year WhatsApp is testing same colour full text status like Facebook. According to the Android Police current report, it’s the part of WhatsApp beta version 2.17.291.
WhatsApp users who will update app from Google Playstore after launch of service will access service of coloured text status. Remember, its server side changes in App and all current users of WhatsApp will not get access of this.
WhatsApp will report to the users and new button of floating pencil right above the camera button in the status bar. User will be click on the button for new coloured text status feature.
For the design of status, user will be given three options; to add emojis (emotions), selection of font and background change option. After design complete user will click on green arrow button to post the status.
In December, Facebook launch this feature for android users. Its main function is to design the text but its not effect on web links, photos and videos. Facebook is offering 10 colour option currently, which include, yellow, white, yellow and orange gradient, green and blue gradient, red and orange and one more. Users have to wait and watch from the WhatsApp updates.
Facts shows that WhatsApp has announce its total monthly active users are 1.3 billion, whereas Facebook colour status feature daily active users are 250 million. In February WhatsApp launched Snapchat’s stories feature clone.
WhatsApp is also working for the integration of UPI-bases wallet for 200 million its Indian users.