WhatsApp’s variable playback velocity voice mail characteristic now rolling out

We reported in March that WhatsApp will quickly be offering the power to play voice messages again quicker than real-time, one thing already to be had in apps like Telegram.

The characteristic was once exposed by way of WABetaInfo, and appears one thing like this.

As may also be noticed from the screenshots, customers will be capable of simply transfer from 1x to 1.5x to 2x common playback velocity by way of tapping at the velocity label. The pitch of the voice could also be preserved, so there is not any Mickey Mouse impact.

(*1*)AreaMobile now studies that the characteristic is rolling out to WhatsApp customers, on cell and likewise at the WhatsApp Internet app, and must imply much less time is wasted on long-winded correspondents.