WhatsApp adds new function: users will be able to use the application on Android tablets

For years, the millions of WhatsApp users have waited for the messaging service to add support for using the application on android tablets. However, a recent leak has just revealed that this functionality is already a reality, thanks to a update that will come like companion mode.

According to the WABetaInfo portal, with the companion mode users will be able to link their account to a secondary device, but now the Meta platform is rolling out a particular version to allow people to do this with a tablet Android.

As you can see in this screenshot shared by the portal WABetainfo the function for WhatsApp and Android It will allow you to use the same account on up to four different devices, including the aforementioned one.

Likewise, it is detailed that, to use this new property of WhatsApp, the user will simply have to go to WhatsApp Settings > Linked Devices and then scan the QR code. Thus, the chats will begin to be synchronized between the devices.

When messages are finally synced between mobile and tablet, users can start using the app without the need for an Internet connection on their phone, thanks to this version of companion mode, even if the source phone is a smartphone. iPhone.

This new way of using the messaging app is still in an early stage of development, so some features may not be available yet, such as viewing live locations on a companion device and communities.