It has just lately come to gentle that WhatsApp is engaged on a ‘Flash Call’ feature that may verify person log-in on WhatsApp by way of a ‘flash name’ as an alternative of the standard 6-digit verification code. This will let users log in to their WhatsApp account shortly and safely. According to Mashable, new stories state that WhatsApp is engaged on a new feature within the WhatsApp beta for the Android 18.104.22.168 replace. This feature will probably be out there in a future replace and is at the moment beneath growth. The ‘flash calls’ feature, nevertheless, won’t be carried out on WhatsApp for iOS as Apple doesn’t supply any public API to learn the decision historical past. The feature will act instead to the common 6-digit code that’s despatched to users on their telephones for verification. As half of this computerized name verification methodology, WhatsApp will name the person’s cellphone quantity after which mechanically finish the decision. The final cellphone quantity within the cellphone’s log is equal to the quantity that provides the 6-digit code, serving to WhatsApp verify the person’s id. The report acknowledged that WhatsApp will want the person’s permission to handle calls and entry to your cellphone’s name log to allow the feature. Keep in thoughts that the ‘flash name’ feature is optionally available so users can proceed logging into WhatsApp by way of the 6-digit code acquired by way of SMS or name. Also, as per Mashable, WhatsApp won’t use person name historical past for some other functions and can solely verify the final entry, i.e. WhatsApp’s computerized name, from the person’s name historical past.