WhatsApp for iPhone has received a new update that brings new features aboard. This new update is for the iOS 10 users, and it includes Siri integration. You can now ask Siri to send WhatsApp messages or place WhatsApp calls. The new update can be downloaded from the App store.
You can also receive calls from the lock screen. There is an addition of a new widget that allows you to jump to most recent chat quickly. It also includes a feature that enables users to forward multiple chats at once. A new quick forward button has also been added, which lets users share media faster. Lock screen has been made more functional, users can now check the number of unread messages from the lock screen itself.
New features in Version 2.16.10
• When forwarding messages, you can now send to multiple chats at once
• Ask Siri to send WhatsApp messages or place WhatsApp calls (iOS 10+)
• Answer WhatsApp calls right from your lock screen, just like a standard phone call (iOS 10+)
• A new Widget lets you quickly jump to a recent chat or see which chats have unread messages (iOS 10+)
• Chats you frequently contact now appear when forwarding or sharing messages
• A new quick forward button on photos and videos in chats
• When taking photos or videos, double tap your screen to switch between the front and rear cameras