WhatsApp photos and videos will now be shown in full in message threads thanks to a small but useful update to the WhatsApp app.
WhatsApp Photos And Videos In Chats: One of the gripes we all have with social platforms is the way that they crop images and videos to fit within a pre-defined space.
It’s something all platforms do in the name of consistency, but it’s annoying nonetheless.
Now, WhatsApp is making a small change in how its app displays images or videos in chats – omitting the crop in favor of showing the full image instead.
The change means that users will be able to see more content uncropped in-line, giving them a more accurate representation of what the original poster wanted them to see.
Photos and videos in WhatsApp are now even bigger, so no one will be left out of the picture! That's the perfect reason to smile 😄 pic.twitter.com/2lzG5jLTKz
— WhatsApp (@WhatsApp) April 30, 2021
The change is rolling out as part of the latest update for the WhatsApp app.
WhatsApp is making a small but useful update to its app with the rollout of a new way to view images and videos in message threads.
Sometimes it's better said with a picture or a video. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be testing some ways to improve how you can share and view media on Twitter. 👀
— Twitter Support (@TwitterSupport) March 10, 2021
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