WhatsApp has just submitted a new stable update for iOS, available on the App Store: the build number is 22.21.75.
What’s new in this update? WhatsApp is officially releasing the ability to react to status updates to everyone!
|Name of the feature?||Status reactions|
|Compatibility?||WhatsApp for iOS 22.21.75 is marked as compatible update.|
|I have the same version but I don’t have this feature, why?||Even if WhatsApp is officially announcing the feature, some users may receive it over the coming weeks as mentioned within the changelog on the App Store.|
|Previous news?||WhatsApp beta for Android 184.108.40.206: what’s new? This is a bug fix update that finally addresses an issue with notifications|
During the past month, WhatsApp released the ability to react to status updates to some lucky users that tested the latest versions of WhatsApp beta for Android and iOS. After some weeks, WhatsApp also launched a small test by enabling this feature to some lucky people that use stable releases on the App Store. Yesterday, after releasing the WhatsApp for iOS 22.21.75 update on the App Store, we noticed that the official changelog reports several new features but the one that’s new and has been widely rolled out to users is exactly the ability to react to status updates!