WhatsApp is believed to be working on a significant replace that may enable customers to allow the identical account (with the identical telephone quantity) on greater than only one machine.
At this level, should you activate one WhatsApp account related to a selected telephone quantity on one machine, all the different situations of the service are routinely blocked. In different phrases, you may solely use WhatsApp on one cellular machine and on your PC with the devoted apps or WhatsApp Web in the browser.
But this might all change very quickly, in keeping with a rumor posted by WABetaInfo, as WhatsApp may very well be working on a complete new system that may make it potential to allow and use the identical account on greater than only one machine.
WhatsApp is at the moment growing devoted apps for Windows 10 that may allow PC customers to speak on the messaging service with out an lively connection to the PC. This implies that a brand new WhatsApp session on the identical telephone quantity can be activated on the laptop, so even when your telephone now not has an Internet connection, you need to nonetheless be capable to ship and obtain messages on the desktop.
Multiple gadgets per every account
This makes WhatsApp Web and devoted desktop apps a little bit bit redundant, albeit they may turn out to be useful on gadgets the place the new Windows 10 UWP app is just not put in. There’s no phrase on such capabilities coming to macOS for the time being.
WhatsApp Web works by syncing with the cell phone, so it wants an lively Internet connection on the cellular machine.
Thanks to the new system, WhatsApp will push despatched and acquired messages to all gadgets configured for a selected account, so you may, as an illustration, begin chatting on one machine and proceed from the place you left off on one other. This might be supported on each Android and iOS (an iPad model of WhatsApp with such options can be in the works, it appears), so messages might be synced throughout each platforms, making the migration from one to a different simpler.
No ETA has been offered for the time being, nevertheless it seems like WhatsApp has been working on this function for fairly some time, so a possible launch by the finish of the yr wouldn’t essentially be shocking.