According to WABetaInfo, WhatsApp will soon feature a global voice message player. WhatsApp has been working on some exciting new features such as running WhatsApp on two devices at once, an in-app business directory search service, and many more to come.
With the addition of the latest feature, WhatsApp users will be able to listen to voice messages even when you leave chats.
What is WhatsApp Global Voice Message Player?
WhatsApp global voice message player will allow users to listen to voice messages even when they leave chats. Once you start to listen to the recordings, the player will be pinned to the top of the app. It will remain visible in all sections of the app and you can pause or dismiss it any time.
The feature will enable WhatsApp users to listen to long voice messages while you reply to other chats. WhatsApp global voice message player will prove to be handy especially if it works identical to music player apps and plays even while the app is closed.Currently, this feature is offered on the iOS beta version of WhatsApp but soon it will also be rolled out for the Android system. Though by the time of its official release we may see some modifications to improve the user experience.