Telegram boasts of the most powerful photo editor implemented in a messaging app, but same cannot be said about video editing, until now.
The company launched its photo editor back in 2015 to let users enhance image quality by adding drawings, stickers and text to pictures.
Now, Telegram has upgraded the media editor with support for animated stickers and editing of videos. The latest update of the app for Android, version 6.2.0 comes with cool video editing features that will take a longer time for rivals to achieve.
The new media editor brings new enhancements like support for video editing and addition of animated stickers, coupled with UI animations throughout the app and new tabs in the GIF panel for easy discovery.
What's new in Telegram Messenger version 6.2.0 for Android?
Besides the powerful video tools added to its in-built media editor, Telegram also brought some nifty features such as sliders for parameters like brightness or saturation, and a one touch button to enhance the video quality. Other new additions include:
- Speaking of GIFs: The updated GIF panel comes with a new Trending section and emoji-based tabs covering the most popular emotions.
- Animated Stickers on Media: Now, you can add animated stickers to any photo or video and simply putting an animated sticker on a photo turns it into a GIF.
- Flexible Folders: For those who use use folders for chats, simply holding on any chat in the list will add it to one of your folders and it also works for removing chats from folders.
Additionally, there are few extra features to make the app slicker, such as messages now get sent, edited and deleted with new smooth animations. The video player has been improved to make sure that complicated controls and long captions are eliminated.
How to Upgrade to Telegram version 6.2.0?
The latest Telegram version 6.2.0 for Android is now available for download on the Google Play store. While existing Telegram users with automatic update enabled have nothing to do, as the system will update the app to the latest version.
But if you're coming new to Telegram, you can head to Play store to download the latest version for your Android device.