Also of WABetaInfo Report According to, the company is working on the “Share contact information via QR” feature. Using this feature, users will be able to easily and quickly share their own information (contact information) via QR code. This feature will work just like the nametag and snapchat snapcodes on Instagram. WABetaInfo shared several screenshots on its site.
The screenshot shows that users using WhatsApp will be able to scan the QR code and add a new contact. After scanning the QR code correctly, you’ll be able to easily store new contact information in the phone book without having to close the application. WABetaInfo claims that this feature is currently displayed on the iOS platform. Share via QR In addition to contact information, the company is redesigning the new contact feature for the Android and iOS platforms. According to the report, as soon as you select the country it will choose the country code itself. In addition to entering the phone number, it will show whether the contact is a WhatsApp user.
In the screenshot you can see that ‘Not on WhatsApp’ appears just below the number. This feature of WhatsApp will replace the existing ‘New Introduction’ shortcut. According to WABetaInfo, both features are not yet available on Android and iOS platforms. The company is currently working on two features, so you will have to wait for the app or beta version released by the company to use these features.