Ray-Ban Tales customers will quickly be capable to communicate to their good glasses to ship a WhatsApp message with out having to convey out their smartphone. A brand new APK teardown of the WhatsApp for Android app means that this function might develop into a actuality within the coming days. Nonetheless, the function might be locked to Ray-Ban Tales good glasses, because it appears to be a function unique to Fb Assistant.
In keeping with an XDA Builders report, strings of knowledge that means this function have been noticed within the newest WhatsApp beta 126.96.36.199. The information noticed by some customers hints on the function being developed to dictate messages by Fb Assistant on the particular wearable line. The information simply mentions an Assistant, nevertheless, the report claims that it’s seemingly speaking concerning the Fb Assistant and never the one developed by Google.
The report mentions that this upcoming function will enable Ray-Ban Tales customers to dictate messages into the microphone on the good glasses. Customers will be capable to message a pal on WhatsApp whereas they’re strolling down the road with out even touching their telephones as they’ll instruct Fb Assistant to do the identical. The report additionally mentions graphics that embody the good glasses and the WhatsApp brand other than the strings of code found within the teardown.
This function can have a really particular use case and would possibly assist Ray-Ban Tales to vary the wearables market. Meta might be utilizing Fb Assistant over some other third-party providers because it needs to maintain a few of its WhatsApp options in-house. Nonetheless, APK teardowns are not any official affirmation as all options noticed on beta variations do not make it to the ultimate launch.