I use video call for learning foreign languages. I can practice the language I learn with many people around the world. Having a video call is like in real life conversation.
The WhatsApp video call can be used in iPhone, Android, and Windows Phone devices. This new feature will make WhatsApp more competitive. Then you don’t need to install other Apps on your phone just for video call.
“Today we’re excited to announce the next step in our efforts to connect people – WhatsApp video calling,” the statement read.Based on a study conducted by Digital Vision, WhatsApp users are 55.6% of the world. That’s huge number. WhatsApp mostly used in 109 countries like Brazil, India, Mexico, and other South America countries. Most people in Asia, Europe, and Africa also used WhatsApp. It outnumbers its competitors: messaging app from Facebook which is only popular in 49 countries. It mostly used in Canada, US, and Australia. The third one is Viber; mostly used in 10 countries: Eastern Europe and some Asian countries like Iraq, Libya and Sri Lanka
“We’re introducing this feature because we know that sometimes voice and text just aren’t enough. There’s no substitute for watching your grandchild take her first steps, or seeing your daughter’s face while she’s studying abroad. And we want to make these features available to everyone, not just those who can afford the most expensive new phones or live in countries with the best cellular networks.” - Independent News
It’s a chance for you as WhatsApp users to connect with many people across the world like in real, like face-to-face conversation.