WhatsApp, an instant messaging application that is now under the umbrella of Facebook, has issued a dark mode, aka dark mode for its users. Yes! This mode will change the WhatsApp application interface to dark with black dominance.
How to Enable Dark Mode on WhatsApp
The dark mode is believed to make the device battery last longer and more friendly to the user’s eyes. But for those of you loyal WhatsApp users, don’t be happy just yet. The reason is, the dark mode on WhatsApp is only available for WhatsApp Android Beta version users.
Yes! To be precise, the WhatsApp application version 2.20.13. For those of you who can’t wait to experience dark mode on WhatsApp, you can download the installer file or the Beta version of the APK file outside the Google Play Store. You can directly access the APKMirror website via the following link.
You also don’t need to worry when the WhatsApp Beta version 2.20.13 application is installed on your smartphone. This installation process will not delete existing data on the previous WhatsApp application. Next, to activate Dark Mode, you can enter via the settings menu.
Yes! Go to the Settings menu – Chats – Themes. On the Themes menu, click the “Dark” option and click the “OK” button to activate the dark mode. Wait a few moments, the WhatsApp application that you are now using will change to a black background.
One thing you should know, Google never recommends users to download and install Android applications outside the Google Play Store platform. Yes! For those of you who are still worried about security issues, it’s good to wait for this feature to be officially released by WhatsApp.