Saturday, November 2, 2013

WeChat gets KitKat compatibility, Google Contacts support and more.

WeChat is a multi-function messaging app that is extremely popular in China and other asian countries with over 50 million downloads for a platform that boasts 300 million active users. As with other platforms of its kind, WeChat gives free chat and video sessions to its users including a push to talk mode. WeChat is also a multi-platform app in that it works on Android, iOS and Windows Phone. 

WeChat has been updated to version 5.0.3 with the following changes:

- Fully compatible with Android 4.4
- Sign up via Email
- Add Google Contacts to find more friends
- Make Voice Call to WeChat friends
- Manually clean WeChat files to save space
- Export chat history via Email
- Edit and send Favorite Messages to friends

10 comments:

  1. Except it isn't actually fully 4.4 compatible. None of the location based features work.

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  2. Did you inform the developer about these issues?

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  3. I have upgraded my nexus 4 to android 4.4. Wechat find people nearby functionality is not working. As soon as i click to launch that feature , application closes.

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    1. after update to Android 4.4, all wechat 5.x version can not using video call , people nearbly , shake and etc//

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    2. yes, i have same problem too

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  4. I am facing the same issue after upgrading to KitKat 4.4

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  5. I am facing same issue, not good i must say...

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  6. I'm using nexus 5 on 4.4, video call and walkie talkie causes app to crash with black screen then restart. Nor good.

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