WhatsApp is working on a ‘Blur tool’ feature for beta Android users. The platform has submitted this update through the Google Play beta program. With this update the version reaches to 18.104.22.168. This update brings reference about a new feature for the drawing tool. As per reports the feature will be available in a coming date.
WhatsApp regularly rolls out updates with exiting new features and bug fixes for Android, iOS, UWP, Desktop/Web, etc. According to reports released by WABetaInfo the Meta owned platform has started to release a new update for beta Android users in which the app has started testing the Blur tool feature in addition with new pencils.
WhatsApp working on new Blur Tool for Android users
In the previous released article about ‘WhatsApp beta for Android 22.214.171.124’ update, the WhatsApp news portal announced that the platform was developing a new design for the drawing editor which includes two new pencils. In the same release the report further mentioned that the Instant Messaging app was also working to introduce a new Blur option available for future update. However there was no preview of the feature available at that time.
Now the leading WhatsApp news source has finally been able to release a screenshot of the new blur tool in this current Android beta update. The new feature will be added along with the release of the redesign for the drawing editor. According to the reports you can use this feature to remove any sensible details of the image which you do not want to reveal, like a phone number.
In this latest beta update the Android users will reportedly get two new pencils in addition with the already available one. The screenshot also reveals that the available pencils will have various degree of thickness. You can also use the blue effect in the drawing editor which appears before sending any media file. This tool is already available to WhatsApp iPhone users.
Now the platform is adding the same tool for WhatsApp Android users too. As the new blur tool in under development you cannot use it right now. There is no details about the availability of this feature at present. But you can expect it soon in an upcoming update. To get more information on all new developments and latest features stay tuned with us.