WhatsApp earlier announced for working on media preview in the notification bar. Now on the recent WhatsApp Beta version 2.19.239 its got rolled out. The WhatsApp notification update preview the media content like images, gif, and stickers received right from the notification bar itself.
WhatsApp New Update
WhatsApp presently shows name in the notification bar based on type of media content received. For instance, when you receive a photo message WhatsApp shows photo along with the contact name in the notification bar.
Now the recent update from WhatsApp will bring the feature of Notification Media preview. With the help of this feature now users can see the media content receiving right from the notification bar itself.
After that, you may use Mark as Read option to make the message as read. This will helps users to save the time of going into WhatsApp application & seeing the media content. Also, it gives best user experience by accesing the media instantly.
Likewise, this feature will show the stickers you received in the notification bar. But it not supported for previewing the video contents in notification on this feature.
Finally, this feature is currently rolled out for WhatsApp beta users and it soon roll out for stable users. It is the small feature so, WhatsApp will not take more time to make the update for stable users. Also, comment your thoughts about this feature in the comments section below,
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