Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and WhatsApp CEO Will Cathcart told reporters that the messenger will soon receive support for simultaneous operation on four devices, and an iPad application will also be released.
Previously, access to chats via WhatsApp Web was only possible with an active connection to the main device. If the device was discharged or lost access to the network, then access to the web was also lost.
It was a daunting technical challenge to get all of your messages and content to sync properly across devices even if your phone’s battery is dead, but we’ve addressed this issue.
Head of WhatsApp
Nobody names the exact dates. This also applies to the iPad app.