WhatsApp starts working on Touch ID security feature for Android users

WhatsApp's upcoming Touch ID security feature will allow Android users to secure the app using their fingerprint.
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1. AgentH

Posts: 17; Member since: Oct 11, 2018

There's a Touch ID for Android? Nice


Posts: 188; Member since: Aug 07, 2018

why don't they make it chat history transferable between iOS to Android first? hello it's fkn 2019

4. KingSam

Posts: 1479; Member since: Mar 13, 2016

It’s annoying when I switch between android and iOS I lose my chats. This would be great.

3. ahmadkun

Posts: 616; Member since: May 02, 2016

i'm using Yowhatsapp and i have this feature almost 2 years ago :)

5. EvilAPi

Posts: 116; Member since: Sep 25, 2017

Using “Touch ID” on Android article? iPhoneArena confirmed again.

6. worldpeace

Posts: 3135; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

Everyone who want this feature already use built-in app locker on their android.

7. TheOracle1

Posts: 2340; Member since: May 04, 2015

Exactly. It's already built into Android. Why is this news?

8. HomerS

Posts: 419; Member since: Sep 19, 2014

Facebook wants your fingerprint. Just use the built-in app locker so that only the phone manufacturer gets your fingerprint.
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