Currently, the messaging application only allows users preview photos and videos through the notification bar. But the company will soon expand this function with the preview of voice memos, according to the specialized site WABetaInfo.
Although the release date of this new feature is unknown, when launched it will provide an advantage to iPhone over its Android rivals. WABetaInfo speculated that it could be released for Apple devices along with iOS 13.
In addition, this website does not rule out that this novelty goes hand in hand with other updates of the platform. Something that users of the app insistently claim is a dark mode that, according to rumors, would be developing for some time and that could also arrive with iOS 13.
Recently, WhatsApp was also testing another feature called Quick Edit Media Shortcut. The function would allow users to edit multimedia files that were shared in the application. On iOS, the shortcut can be found next to the "Share" button, while users of Android You can touch the three dots in the upper right corner.