WhatsApp multi-device support in final stage, will be available for beta users soon
WhatsApp has been working on multi-device support for quite some time. This feature allows using one WhatsApp account on multiple devices. It looks like we’ll soon get to experience this feature as WhatsApp is said to be in the final stage of testing multi-device support.
We’ve already gotten a glimpse of parts of WhatsApp’s multi-device support through screenshots shared by WABetaInfo. It is now reported that WhatsApp is preparing to enable this feature for its public beta testers. So users who are on WhatsApp’s public beta programme will be able to test it soon. There’s no word on when WhatsApp will roll this out for all users but with public beta availability it shouldn’t be long.
WABetaInfo also shared some more details on what this feature is all about. This feature allows users to use the same WhatsApp account on four different devices at the same time. It also doesn’t require your main device to have an active internet connection like it does with WhatsApp Web. So even if your primary phone is off you’ll still be able to use your WhatsApp account on the web or other devices.