WhatsApp for Android gets a new interface, but there’s a catch

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WhatsApp has released a new beta update for Android, version This update brings a new interface with a bottom navigation bar, but some users are reporting that it is causing the app to crash.

WhatsApp gets a new interface on Android, but users report crashes

The new interface moves the chat, calls, status, and settings buttons to a bottom navigation bar. This is similar to the interface used by other popular apps, such as Telegram and Instagram.

According to WabetaInfo, some users have reported that the new interface is causing WhatsApp to crash when they open the app. This crash appears to be happening randomly, and it is not clear what is causing it.

WhatsApp has not yet released a fix for the crash. However, the company has said that it is aware of the issue and is working on a fix.

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In the meantime, if you are experiencing the crash, you can try the following:

  • Uninstall and reinstall WhatsApp.
  • Clear the app’s cache and data.
  • Downgrade to the previous version of WhatsApp.

If you are still having problems, you can report the issue to WhatsApp support.

Whatsapp new interface

The new interface with the bottom navigation bar is a significant change for WhatsApp. It is the first major redesign of the app since it was released in 2009.

The new interface is designed to be more user-friendly and easier to navigate. The bottom navigation bar makes it easy to access the most important features of the app, such as chat, calls, status, and settings.

The new interface is also more customizable. Users can change the color of the navigation bar and the background of the app.

However, some users are reporting that the new interface is causing WhatsApp to crash. WhatsApp has not yet released a fix for the crash, but the company is aware of the issue and is working on a fix.

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