WhatsApp Payments Lets You Send Stickers With Your Money

The latest update that brings the in-app stickers support to WhatsApp Payments is specific only to its users in India. As a result, the feature comprises only Indian-themed Payments stickers.

Published by
Chakri K

The popular instant messaging platform, WhatsApp introduced the Payments feature in India recently after a long wait. Now, the company intends to push its users towards using the app’s capability to send and receive payments by introducing new features for it. In one such move, WhatsApp Payments has received a range of stickers that will make it more exciting for users who make payments via the messaging app.

WhatsApp Payments Receives Stickers Support

The latest update that brings the in-app stickers support to WhatsApp Payments is specific only to its users in India. As a result, the feature comprises only Indian-themed Payments stickers. The company notes that these new illustrations have been created on several cultural expressions specific to the country indicating money exchange.

For this feature, WhatsApp has joined hands with five Indian illustrators and launched a new pack of Payments stickers exclusively for its Indian users. These stickers have been released in five packs and depict the various experiences related to money and payments in the Indian culture. WhatsApp users can get these stickers under the Payments section while they try to send money to a contact. To use a sticker within WhatsApp Payments, users need to just select the desired sticker while they attempt to transfer funds. The recipient will receive both the money and the selected sticker.

How To Send Stickers With Payments

To send stickers while making payments on WhatsApp, you need to first open the contact’s chat window and click on the Rupee icon between the attachment and camera icons in the input bar. Now, key in the amount you want to transfer to the contact. Here, you will be given an option to add a note to the transaction. With this option, you can select the sticker you want by clicking on the Stickers option beside the Emojis icon. Now, click on Next and Send the payment.

Prior to this, WhatsApp Payments got the QR code scanning capability that lets users make payments to over 20 million stores across India. It is possible to scan codes via the Camera icon in Composer. Also, WhatsApp is likely reward users for making payments soon.

Chakri K

Chakri is a go-to guy for your next smartphone recommendation. Back in his engineering days, he used to play with smartphones by installing custom ROMs and that passion got him into the tech industry. He still goes nuts about a smartphone knocking his door for review. Currently managing everything at Telecom Talk, Chakri is trying to master PUBG Mobile in his free time.

Share
Published by
Chakri K

Recent Posts

Lava Brings Dedicated Service Initiative for Agni 5G Users

The homegrown mobile maker Lava has come up with a service initiative called Lava Agni…

OnePlus 9RT India Launch Might be Very Near, Here’s Why

The recent development of events suggests a sooner launch of the OnePlus 9RT in the…

Samsung Swoops in at 2nd Position as it Witnessed High Sales of Smartwatches in Q3 of 2021

As per the recent data, smartwatch shipment across the globe witnessed a significant surge of…

Google Assistant, Search, Google Pay Rolling India Exclusive Features

At the recently held seventh edition of the Google for India conference, Google announced an…

Vodafone Idea Advance Recharge or Multi Recharge Facility Details

Like Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea (Vi) also announced a prepaid tariff hike a few hours…

WhatsApp Rolls Out Safety Features for Users

WhatsApp, the Meta-owned instant messaging app is hitting the tech headlines every other day as…

Soundcore Launches Life Q Series Headphones In India

Soundcore is a homegrown brand that is specialised in audio technology. Today, the company has…

Nxtra by Airtel Announces New Large Data Center in Chennai

Nxtra by Airtel has announced the launch of a new large data center in Chennai.…

Reliance Jio Might Go Opposite Airtel, Vodafone Idea

Reliance Jio, Indian’s number one telecom operator in terms of subscriber market share and 4G…