WhatsApp Calling now available on the latest official BlackBerry 10 update


WhatsApp has pushed out an official BlackBerry 10 update that now includes WhatsApp Calling version, this version is also packed with several other bug fixes and many improvements over the latest beta version.

Full change log:

  • WhatsApp Calling: Call your friends and family using WhatsApp for free, even if they’re in another country. WhatsApp calls use your phone’s Internet connection rather than your cellular plan’s voice minutes. Data charges may apply.
  • You can now instantly search for individual messages, chats and contacts just by tapping the Search action from the chats list. (Note: It may take a few days before this feature is available to you.)
  • Improved font scaling to better match the system display font size setting.\n• Font and highlighting updates to better match the system style on OS 10.3
  • Improved support for focus and navigation on the BlackBerry Classic
  • Location messages now show a larger map preview
  • Added “Add to Contacts” context actions to the chats list (for chats with unknown contacts) and to the group info screen (for unknown group participants)
  • Added custom ringtone selection for incoming WhatsApp calls (Settings, Notification Settings, Call notifications)
  • Added year/month subdirectories for received pictures, and WhatsApp-specific subdirectories for received audio and video
  • Added counts to the Favs/Groups/Contacts tabs when pulling down the list past the beginning
  • Miscellaneous fixes and updates

Download WhatsApp for BlackBerry 10 let us know how this works for you.