Google Messages has pushed a new big update that brings five new features to complete with other popular messaging services like WhatsApp, Telegram, imessenger and Vibe messenger.
These include sending a quick reactions to messages, suggested stickers in smart reply a basic media editor, dedicated buttons for voice messages and video calling support. A report says, end-to-end encryption might be arrive late due to still in testing phase.
Remember, It works on RCS messaging service, It required your country telecom to support this feature first.
This new update can able users to quick reply to messages with reactions. Simply long press over a received message ( photo, video or chat message ) and Message will a show a list of animated expressions to choose from.
Smart Reply is a nice and welcome feature in Google Messages, if turned on will suggest smart quick test replies to the other user. This will automictically suggest you smart reply on the basic of AI.
Messages is now equipped with a basic media editor with which users can quickly add text or draw on an image using brushes before sharing them with friends and family. It can take an image with in-app camera or import a photo from their library.
Google Messages has now added a dedicated buttons to quickly send voice messages in chat and quickly initiate video calls via Google Duo app. All these features are available in the latest Google Messages.
Source : Google Blog