Telegram has introduced a brand new replace that allows you to add movies to your profile — alongside your present profile photographs. The messenger service’s newest replace additionally expanded the storage restrict for sending media information from the present 1.5GB to 2GB. It additionally carries a redesigned music participant particularly for Android customers. Moreover, Telegram customers on its desktops have acquired the flexibility to check in on as much as three accounts concurrently. The Telegram cellular app notably has had help for a number of accounts since December 2017.
With profile movies, now you can add a video to your profile and select a body that you just’d prefer to be featured as your static profile image in chats. You should utilize the built-in media editor on the Telegram app to reinforce the standard of your video. A “soften pores and skin” possibility has been added to the media editor that will help you edit your movies earlier than importing them to your profile. Moreover, you may add animated stickers to your profile movies as properly.
Other than profile movies, the up to date Telegram app now helps you to ship media information of as much as 2GB measurement. The app earlier supported as much as 1.5GB information — that was nonetheless fairly bigger over the 16MB file measurement supported by WhatsApp.
Alongside detailing the brand new prolonged file measurement help, the Telegram workforce by a weblog put up took a dig at WhatsApp by calling its 16MB help “a completely random quantity.”
Folks Close by replace
For enhanced engagements inside close by customers, the up to date Telegram app has added the flexibility to point out the gap of individuals contacting you through the Folks Close by part. The app may also recommend you with a greeting sticker to start your dialog. Having stated that, it sounds a bit odd to speak with strangers — regardless of whether or not they’re staying close by or distant.
Telegram has additionally introduced mini-thumbnails that offer you an thought of what media is in a message instantly out of your notifications or message search outcomes. The replace additionally provides the choice to allow you to filter chats from non-contacts and mechanically archive and mute new modifications from individuals who aren’t in your contacts. You are able to do so by going to Privateness and Safety settings of the app. Furthermore, you may entry the archived chats anytime from the Archive folder.
Group stats for teams with over 500 members
Particularly for individuals who personal giant teams with over 500 members, Telegram has added detailed graphs that give a glimpse at member actions and progress. Group stats additionally assist homeowners view all high members of their teams and try common message size. Additional, there are additionally insights round engagements happening on an hourly or weekly foundation.
Telegram has additionally diminished its Channel Stats characteristic to channels with 500 members. Equally, it’s planning to convey entry to group stats for admins of teams with a minimum of 100 members within the coming days.
Redesigned music participant for Android customers; help for a number of accounts on desktop
The up to date Telegram app for Android gadgets has acquired the redesigned music participant that has new icons in addition to an expandable monitor record. You too can management looping, shuffling, and even reverse a selected monitor order in a message. For movies, you too can crop and rotate them instantly from the built-in video editor.
There are additionally a number of new animated emoji characters that you may choose for a brand new dialog on Telegram. Likewise, a soccer emoji has been added that animates the ball to the objective put up.
Desktop customers have additionally obtained the a number of account check in possibility with the restrict of including as much as three accounts from completely different cellphone numbers, with out logging out. That is an extension to the a number of login help out there for cellular customers. Additionally, the characteristic is not like the WhatsApp Internet and desktop shoppers that each do not permit a number of logins.
You may obtain the up to date Telegram in your Android cellphone instantly from Google Play. The replace has additionally been launched with an identical record of modifications for iPhone customers that may be downloaded from Apple App Retailer. Moreover, the up to date desktop model is obtainable for obtain from the Telegram web site.
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