Nowadays everyone is willing to communicate with their loved ones through the instant messaging applications like WeChat using the mobile internet. Even though there are several numbers of instant messaging apps available for your Android, Windows and iOS devices. WeChat is the most popular and widely used choice of application by several number of people around the world. It is basically the Chinese based cross platform instant messaging service which is actually developed by the Tencent in China. This particular app is basically available on all types of mobile platforms like Blackberry, Android, Windows Phone, Apple iPhone, web based OS X and Symbian platforms. WeChat has come along as a major social media like Facebook, Whatsapp, Twitter etc.
Basic features of WeChat app:
When the mobile phone users are installing the WeChat application then you will get a variety of basic features including:
- Text messaging
- Broadcast messaging to send messages in one-to-many format
- Hold to talk voice messaging
- Video conferencing
- Sharing of photos and videos
- Video games
- Location sharing
With the help of this excellent application, users are able to exchange their contacts with the persons nearby through Bluetooth connectivity. At the same time, it gives some other excellent features to contact your loved ones in the random manner according to your needs. One amazing feature which you never ever find in any other instant messaging app is that bill payment option. The Chinese WeChat users can give their bank account details in this application to use it to purchase any items, hire any services, pay bills, pay in the stores and you can transfer your money to any other users. If the departmental stores, clothing stores or other stores have the WeChat payment option, so you can use it to pay the bills in such shops. It is much like the PayTm of India.
New advanced features in WeChat:
The latest version of the WeChat application is now provides you the greatest support of free voice and video calling options straight from the desktop platforms. The users can communicate with your dear ones through the video call either from mobile-to-mobile or PC-to-mobile. With the fast internet connection, you can surely get the excellent feel of making a video call to talk with your lovable persons face to face. The following are the most considerable features of the new version of wechat app including:
- The users can able to place voice & video calls for totally free of cost with your dear ones.
- You can view the improved screenshot feature in this new version.
- One can able to convert your audio messages into the text messages for easy reading of the receivers but that is limited Chinese language.
- There is a feature to forward and you can save the favorite chat scripts.
- The WeChat users can surely enjoy the optimized larger fonts in this new version of application.
- You can scroll over the animated stickers to preview before sending.
- You can easily adjust a height of your WeChat input chat field to fit with even the longer messages.
- There are also several optimized larger fonts to make your better conversation.
Wechat unlike other social media isn’t that much popular in the west like Whatsapp. WeChat has successfully thrown away it’s Chinese competitors like KiK and Line but in the west many still don’t know if any such app exists. The main reason could be due to the Chinese Government’s law for the app as the app is controlled by the state.Read More →