Soon you’ll be able to share all type of files through WhatsApp. WhatsApp is rolling out this feature for Android, iOS, Windows Phone and Web.
That’s announced by WABetaInfo. Until now, WhatsApp supported csv, doc, docx, pdf, ppt, pptx, rtf, txt, xls and xlsx.
After a server-side update you can share all types of files. Think of apk, mp3, zip, rar, webm, ts: everything!
It is also possible to send photos and videos in the original size, without compression.
According to WABetaInfo, WhatsApp uses different maximum file sizes. For iOS 128MB, Android 100MB, Windows Phone 104.86MB and Web / Desktop 64MB.
To share files, simply use the paper clip in WhatsApp or file manager on your phone.
Various users report on Twitter that they’ve already received the update. When the rollout is completed for everyone is not known.