Viber for WP8 Updated, Brings Long Awaited HD Voice Calls and Lock-screen Notifications
Viber, the popular cross-platform messaging and voice calling app, has released a major update for its Windows Phone 8 version. The new update brings a revamped user interface, improved performance, and some new features that were missing from the previous version.
One of the most notable additions is the support for HD voice calls, which allows users to enjoy crystal clear sound quality when talking to other Viber users. The app also supports lock-screen notifications, which show incoming messages and calls on the phone's lock screen. Users can also pin conversations to the start screen for quick access.
The new Viber app for WP8 also integrates with the phone's native contacts list, allowing users to see who among their contacts is using Viber and invite them to join. The app also supports group chats with up to 40 participants, emoticons and stickers, photo and location sharing, and live tiles.
Viber is one of the most popular apps for free messaging and voice calls over the internet, with over 200 million users worldwide. The app is available for iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Windows Phone, Symbian, Bada, and desktop platforms. The new update for WP8 is a welcome improvement that brings it closer to the functionality and design of other versions.
Viber for WP8 can be downloaded for free from the Windows Phone Store[^1^]. To activate Viber for WP8, users will need an active Viber account on their mobile phone[^1^].Viber for WP8 is not only a messaging and voice calling app, but also a platform for social interaction and entertainment. Users can join communities of their interest, where they can chat with other members, follow influencers, and discover new content[^1^]. Users can also create their own communities and invite others to join[^1^].
Viber for WP8 also offers a variety of features to enhance the user experience and protect their privacy. Users can share stickers and GIFs to express themselves, or create their own ones using the app's tools[^1^]. Users can also delete and edit messages that they have already sent, or set disappearing messages that will self-destruct after a certain time[^1^]. Users can also verify the identity of their contacts by exchanging secret keys, and enjoy end-to-end encryption for all their conversations[^1^].
Viber for WP8 also allows users to make low-cost calls to any landline or mobile number in the world, even if they don't have Viber. Users can buy a Viber Out subscription and start calling with high quality and low rates[^1^]. Viber for WP8 is a multiplatform app that syncs across all devices, including mobile, tablet and desktop. Users can easily transfer calls between devices, share screen from desktop in video calls, and chat even if their mobile phone is not around[^2^].
Viber for WP8 is a comprehensive app that offers more than messaging and voice calls. It is a social and communication platform that connects users with their friends, family, and interests. Viber for WP8 is free to download and use, and is constantly updated with new features and improvements. aa16f39245