According to the information that emerges from the new features included in the latest Beta version of WhatsApp, the company is undergoing various tests to improve the quality of the images sent by WhatsApp. Specifically, the tests focus on of similar the quality of images containing text in order to facilitate reading and comprehension.
A few months ago it is now possible to send photos and videos uncompressed via WhatsApp. This is a simple trick document and attaches -Send a picture in its place, but the ease and comfort of the default tool evoke us to continue using the delivery system that does include default compression. Compression that the company uses to reduce the weight of the files sent, something that causes that memory not lower our level smartphones alarmingly.
A new type of compression for images sent by WhatsApp
However, this compression system has a handicap, and that compression can be as aggressive depending on the quality of the picture originally the result is a non – legible image. For such cases, WhatsApp is in the process of testing a new compression system that avoids these situations.
Currently, the application of WhatsApp Beta for Android includes so hidden a system that initially scans the image we want to send. If you include text, this scanner tells the application to apply a new compression system optimized to prevent letters remain unrecognizable. And on many occasions, especially when sending those images with jokes or snacks messages, the default compression reading difficult or impossible.
Thus, in future updates, if the company sees fit, WhatsApp default could integrate this new system of recognition and compression for images with text. Indicative of the efforts of engineers to optimize compression of photos to keep the memory of smartphones becomes saturated, very much in line with new options as we met this morning and which now WhatsApp has broken us in a very practice what conversations or messages groups include heavier and abundant susceptible to fill phone memory.