WhatsApp update allows users to lock it behind Face ID or Touch ID

The latest WhatsApp update for iOS devices adds an extra layer of security meant to keep your conversations safer from prying eyes.
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26. Valdomero

Posts: 683; Member since: Nov 13, 2012

If you lock the preview messages within iOS you can only see the chats if you validate Face ID, that's baked into the system. It's a nice feature to have, nothing to mock on either OS.

10. Gryffin

Posts: 60; Member since: Dec 19, 2018

My a5(2017) had a preinstalled app (SSecure). It was able to lock apps and hide them using biometrics.

12. eximious55

Posts: 1; Member since: Feb 04, 2019

that(SSecure) can be uninstalled easily :P bcoz it can't lock itself

27. Valdomero

Posts: 683; Member since: Nov 13, 2012

An extra layer of security, this is nice to have. People making fun of how late this feature is available in iOS when Android had this for years (thru 3rd party apps, and some system-baked feature), well better late than never.

29. babyk

Posts: 379; Member since: Nov 03, 2011

So apple is buttery smooth etc etc so what ? My s9 plus is as smooth as any iPhone and I dont care what any of you trolls say. You are bragging about a phone that uses everyone's parts inside it Samsung parts inside it smh.
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