Hi, as you know WhatsApp is working hard to make it better than ever. So, to continue, WhatsApp has added a new feature in its new version. WhatsApp has added a most demanded feature in official WhatsApp. WhatsApp users wanted a simple lock on WhatsApp without any third-party application.


WhatsApp Added Fingerprint and Touch ID Security

Recently, WhatsApp reported that they are working on a security feature that will be rolled out soon and now they released it for everyone. But, this feature is still available for iPhone users only. If you have an iOS device, you can use WhatsApp security feature. You must update your WhatsApp from the links.

Why iPhone Got WhatsApp Security Feature – Touch ID, Face ID

Actually, Apple is very strict for App developers and there is no app who can control WhatsApp security like Android Apps. You can set up a screen lock using any third-party application on Android phone, but if you have iPhone, you couldn’t do that. So, it is a very demanded feature for iPhone users. Don’t forget to check your WhatsApp has the latest version or not.

How To Setup WhatsApp Screen Lock on iPhone – Touch ID, Face ID

If you have iPhone, you can set up a screen lock on your WhatsApp now. You don’t need to download any 3rd-party application because you know it has its own screen lock feature.

Setup WhatsApp Screen Lock

  1. Open WhatsApp Application on your Android phone.
  2. Go to setting tab and find the account.
  3. Now click on the privacy option.
  4. Here, you get the newly added feature Screen Lock. Tap on it.
  5. Now, you get various options according to your device:
    1. Face ID (Only for iPhone X, XR, XS)
    2. Touch ID (All iPhones)
  6.  Setup your preferred method and set it as:WhatsApp-Screen-Lock-Feature
  7. Now, you have the official screen lock feature on your WhatsApp application.
  8. Done!

WhatsApp Screen Lock Feature for Android Phones

As you know WhatsApp is working on this feature also for Android phones. We want to tell you that WhatsApp has its own WhatsApp Pay feature but it doesn’t have official permission from Indian Govt because it doesn’t have any type of security. So, WhatsApp is working on its Security feature and then it will have two strong features: WhatsApp Pay & Screen Lock.

Last Words on WhatsApp Added Screen Lock Feature for iPhone Users

So, if you have iPhone, you will love this feature you don’t need to worry about your privacy anymore. If you have any other option or query, don’t forget to share in the comment box below.


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