WhatsApp picture-in-picture (PiP) feature has been launched soon with the integration of YouTube and Instagram videos for Android users. The feature is available in Android beta version 2.18.234 that is reported by WA Beta info. It is in the development process now. In addition, it will add many features still its launch.
This PiP feature allows users to view YouTube and Instagram videos in WhatsApp itself. It means any link to YouTube and Instagram will be open directly on the user’s device instead of that apps. There a small window bubble chat will appear for the videos.
As well the video would be played even that chat window is exited or the user switches to another chat. It also has the full-screen mode and plays or pause controls. The user can customize the size of the video base on their interest.
Initially, iPhone users had this PiP mode in WhatsApp with YouTube integration. It designed with the version of 2.18.11. The PiP mode was already been exist in iOS and Andriod for video calls and status updates.
Finally, it seems to be announced the integration of YouTube and Instagram in WhatsApp for Android OS users anytime soon. This is the latest update of WhatsApp for retain their users on its platform, which has over 1.3 billion users globally.