WhatsApp will allow you to create custom avatars to use as 'stickers'

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WhatsApp will allow you to create custom avatars to use as 'stickers'

WhatsApp is on rolling out a new feature that allows Android device users to create custom avatars, an option that is already available. available in the latest beta version of the application.

Since Meta announced its interest in the development of the metaverse , the company has been introducing the possibility of using avatars in three dimensions (3D) in some of its applications, such as Facebook, Messenger and Instagram.

At the end of last June, WABetaInfo warned It was reported that the company was developing this feature for WhatsApp, through an alternative set of Memoji/Birmoji, that is, custom avatars with human faces.

A few days ago, this same portal informed that these resources could be used in the form of 'stickers'and that the platform would be able to automatically create a repertoire of personalized avatars to share them through individual or group chats.

Now, it has indicated that the company is implementing this tool, which some beta testers can already access, as warned in the latest update of WhatsApp beta for Android, which is downloaded through the Play Store.

Through a screenshot, WABetaInfo has shared the menu. avatars configuration in the messaging platform, which can not only be used as a 'sticker', but also as a WhatsApp profile picture.

It is expected that this This option, available in the 'Configuration' section of the account, will be rolled out soon to the entire user base of this Meta service and, for the time being, it is unknown if it will arrive. to iOS devices.