One of the most popular and outgrowing App around the globe for connecting with our contacts in WhatsApp. It is one of such free messaging app which has been getting updates from time to time to either remove bugs or for improving the performance of the customers. But today, as the technology grows, we find one such aesthetic upgrade being planned out for WhatsApp, named WhatsApp Dark mode. This new update will offer the users an unilluminated interface, says WABetaInfo.
Varied releases are being made on social media like Twitter about the WhatsApp dark mode which is planned to roll out not just for the Android but also the iOS devices, soon in the market. This new update of dark mode will not just improve the experience of the users but will also help in reducing the battery consumption of the phones. The ones with the AMOLED displays will be benefited at large.
Black text with a white background, this is what the internet is presented with but today there has been increased consensus among varied app developers of the operating systems and the apps that these experiences are something called “Eye-Sore” and there is just one amazing solution available for same, it is the dark mode which inverts the colours and helps to remove the eye strain.
What is WABetaInfo and what updates it has provided to users through social media?
It is a publication. WABetaInfo is well known for analysation of alpha and beta versions of any software meticulously. It’s been doing this to gain a better insight over what forthcoming features can be brought in.
The updates provided by WABetaInfo has taken over the Social media users with a wow, as they revealed the news that “WhatsApp is finally working on the dark mode”. With this release, there were many upcoming secret references in such updates and many images have been posted regarding the alleged dark theme which is all set to offer the tantalising glimpse of how this new feature and update would work.
No matter WhatsApp has commented on the upcoming new feature or not, the customers are still excited about what new feature WhatsApp is going to present them with.
How to use WhatsApp dark mode?
It is simple to use the feature. One can begin with selecting the settings tab and then continue like-
1. After selecting the settings from the WhatsApp button bar, one needs to press chats.
2. Then comes the chat wallpaper to be selected
3. And finally, the solid colours one can use can be selected by scrolling up and down.
4. Once selected, one can simply tap on applying the dark wallpaper on the chat screen.
5. One can even save a dark coloured customized dark picture and choose from photos option using the Chat Wallpaper page.
Dark mode History
Apple was the first to bring in darker alternative options to be used at the screen. They brought forward this feature by Apple’s System 7 OS in the year 1991. Then came in the Windows 95 offering High Contrast toggle with further updated work by Windows XP in 2001 which was able to feature varied high-contrast themes and choices for changing the user interface colour.
Finally, after long more updates and features, dark mode received many options wherein YouTube and Apple’s macOS 10.14 Mojave, were better inline the ongoing trend.