Viber is one of the popular free messaging and calling app available for smartphones of every platform and has been trending for a while now. This app enables the users to connect with other the users through text, calls, sending gifts, stickers, and much more interesting feature.
There are over 800 million users of around the Globe. This app works efficiently through the network connection of 3G or 4G or Wi-Fi.
Viber app has all the exciting features similar to that of WhatsApp, and it has added another interesting feature called a Secret Chat to its messaging app which will help the users to encrypt and protect the user’s privacy while talking to your loved ones.
As per the report, it is learned that the new feature Secret Chat will be available for both Android and iOS devices. It will enable the users to have control of their communication, can decide which conversation to keep permanently in the archives and which messages to remove from the conversation on the app.
How does a new feature ‘Secret Chat’ of Viber work?
The new feature ‘Secret Chat’ works perfectly well and it is pretty simple. Well, the users can designate which videos or photos to keep achieved in the chat before you hit send. To do so, you need to set the custom time to view and once the time elapsed, now both the sender and receiver would be able to see the shared photos in the chat, but others will not be able to retrieve it.
However, regarding the video, the user can share only once, and it will be disappeared from the archive completely. In all, this new feature works in group thread and also one to one conversation within the app.
As per the report, the new feature added to Viber app called Secret Chat will be enabled for only sometime within the time set and after that, the content will vanish, and it will not be able to trace further.
Viber app has included not only Secret Chat feature but also other new features like public accounts, one-touch video calling, disappearing multimedia and e-commerce button.
This messaging app has got millions of registered users, yet it has not yet achieved as much as the popularity to that of popular apps like WhatsApp or Facebook Messenger so far. Let’s see how the users going to react this new secret chat feature and make it more popular.