The beta version of the WhatsApp (v2.16.80) via Google Play beta testing program has been marked with video calling feature which is not functional yet but will release soon.
The updated version offers options for voice and video call on clicking the Call button. Since the video calls are still non-functional, it greets the user with a message stating “Couldn’t place call.”
Facebook owned WhatsApp could gain an important edge upon its rival messaging platform this new feature of video calling.
WhatsApp have been working too hard to get the users new features like end-to-end encryption, document sharing and more in recent days. Rumors says that WhatsApp now focusing on call back feature and voicemail support.