Whatsapp and Signal app will have almost the same 10 features, see the full list here
For some time now, Whatsapp has been in the discussion regarding its new privacy and meanwhile, its rival app Signal came into the discussion. As soon as the signal came into the discussion, it became very popular among the users and its popularity can be gauged from the fact that the number of its downloads has crossed 50 lakhs. Users using the Signal app may have experienced that most of the features in this app are similar to Whatsapp which gives you the feeling of Whatsapp. Here we are giving you information about the features used in Signal which are exactly similar to WhatsApp.
Lock feature: Like Whatsapp lock, users will also get an app lock feature to keep the chat private in Signal. Where users can lock the app with the help of PIN, passcode, and biometric authentication.
Disappearing message: Disappearing feature was made available on Whatsapp some time back. After activating it, your Whatsapp messages are automatically deleted within 7 days. In the same way, you can activate the dispersing feature in Signal in which the sender can set the time between 5 seconds to 7 days.
Calling feature: Like Whatsapp, you will also get the calling feature in the Signal app. However, right now this feature is available in the beta version but will be rolled out completely for users soon.
Dark mode: In Signal, users will get the same dark support as Whatsapp. Users can easily use the signal in both dark and light modes using this feature.
End to end encryption: Whatsapp is also given in the popular and most special feature end to end encryption feature Signal. This means that only you or the person to whom you sent the message can read your message.
Desktop support: You can use the Signal app by connecting to the desktop if you wish. For this, you will get the facility of QR scan just like Whatsapp.
Media Sharing: Users can also share their photos and documents with each other using the media sharing feature in the Signals app.
Archive chat: In the Signal app, users can archive their chat by removing it from the main screen just like WhatsApp.
Forward message: In WhatsApp, users get the facility of forwarding message, in the same way, messages can be forwarded in the signal.
Audio Messages: In WhatsApp, many times users also send messages through their audio. The signal app also has the facility of audio messages.