WhatsApp is rolling out the voice calling feature to all Android users. WhatsApp, the most popular messaging app in the world with over 700 million monthly active users, recently introduced this feature and was initially available to only a handful of users. However, since then WhatsApp has been making free voice calling available for all Android users.
UpdatesWhatsApp Calling is now available for all Android users.
If you are not on Android then you will have to wait for some time to get this feature. But if you use Android, and have not yet activated voice calling on WhatsApp, you can follow this procedure. If these steps don’t work, it is possible that WhatsApp has temporarily paused the rollout, and you should try again after some time.
If you are ready to activate WhatsApp free voice calling, remember that the process of updating WhatsApp to start using these features is not as easy. There are few more steps involved that you need to follow. We have described these below, so take a look to enable voice calling on WhatsApp for Android.
Download the latest version of WhatsApp for Android from here Here, The latest version on WhatsApp’s website is 2.12.14But if you’re downloading from Google Play, make sure your device’s version is 2.11.561, Older versions do not support this feature for all users.
Once you have installed the latest version of WhatsApp on your Android phone, ask someone who has WhatsApp calling enabled to make WhatsApp calls to your number.
Several users have reported that giving a missed call does not work. To activate WhatsApp voice calling you will need to receive the call and wait a few seconds before disconnecting.
When this feature is enabled on your smartphone, you will see a new three-tab layout on WhatsApp, with one layout each for calls, chats and contacts.
Have you used WhatsApp Calling on Android? Does the feature work well? Let us know through comment. For more tutorials, visit our How To section.