Whatsapp has updated the fingerprint unlock feature for the Android users. This feature provides additional Security to the media and messages.
The feature which was already introduced on IOS devices is similar to the fingerprint feature used on phones that is used to protect application.
“Today Android users can add another method of security to their Whatsapp” the platform said in a tweet.
How to use this fingerprint feature?
Open whatsapp>settings>privacy>fingerprint lock
Scan your fingerprint and confirm
For the users who use whatsapp frequently, can delay the lock with the provided options(immediate,after 1min and after 30 min).
“In this year whatsapp was updated with Touch and Face ID for IOS users and today fingerprint feature is updated on supported Androids”whatsapp further said in it’s blog post.