After launching several new interesting features recently, the most popular messaging platform WhatsApp is reportedly working on a dedicated Instagram Reels tab on its platform. According to a report from WABetaInfo, a website that tracks WhatsApp, this Facebook-owned messaging platform is working on incorporating a Instagram Reels tab on the WhatsApp mobile app.
WABetaInfo took to microblogging site Twitter and wrote: “@WhatsApp is working on the possibility to play #Instagram Reels within WhatsApp, for a future update. Note: Instagram Reels can be already played on WhatsApp for Android when shared as link. This tweet is for iOS.”
Earlier, Facebook had included options to share Instagram stories on Facebook or WhatsApp stories on Facebook directly. With these features releasing soon, the social media giant is looking to create an interconnection between its platforms and offer a seamless experience to users.
According to WABetaInfo, the Facebook-owned messaging application is also testing an option to change the playback speed for voice messages.” WhatsApp finally testing an option to change the playback speed for voice messages. This feature is under development and it will be available in a future update for iOS and Android.Screenshots will be published here on @WABetaInfo
when available in a future beta build.”