WhatsApp fingerprint lock now available for Android phones

We know some persons like to keep their conversations private and it should be welcomed news that mega messaging app WhatsApp has added a fingerprint scanner option for Android phones.

WhatsApp for Android Finally rolling out fingerprint lock support for Stable Users

This option was already rolled out on iPhone devices but now is in place for stable users on the Android platform.

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Point to note however, the fingerprint lock doesn’t block calls, but it does hide messages and other logs behind another layer of security which is always a nice option to have. 

WhatsApp for Android Finally rolling out fingerprint lock support for Stable Users

Users can also set a timer on the automatic lock to prevent the fingerprint dialogue from appearing every time they open up the application.