WhatsApp got dark mode

The developers of the popular WhatsApp application have announced the appearance of a dark mode in the application. It became available on both Android and iOS.

The company noted that the colors were chosen in such a way as to reduce eye fatigue and to maximize match the system color gamut of the iOS and Android operating systems. At the same time, a lot of attention was paid to design elements in such a way as to highlight the most important information.

On Android 10 and iOS 13, dark mode turns on automatically when the system is configured accordingly.

Users of Android 9 and older versions of operating systems need to select a theme manually in the messenger settings.