WhatsApp messenger introduced a feature for Android users that will allow them to unlock the app with a fingerprint.
This is stated in the messenger blog.
“Earlier this year, we introduced Touch ID and Face ID support to enhance the security of WhatsApp users. Today, we present a similar authentication method for Android-enabled phones that will unlock our app with a fingerprint, ”WhatsApp reported.
Users can also choose when they want the app to be automatically blocked: immediately, after 1 or 30 minutes of use.
According to The Verge, the feature is not yet available in all parts of the world.