WhatsApp will  soon provide a new camera shortcut for iPhone users

WhatsApp is reported to be working  on a new feature 

That would provide  iPhone users with a brand-new  camera shortcut.

According to WABetaInfo,  WhatsApp has submitted a new  update via the TestFlight beta Program,  bringing the version number up  to

Within WhatsApp Settings, the  version is shown as,  while the TestFlight build  is 22.19.0.

The camera shortcut is shown in  a screenshot within the  navigation bar

Because the feature is still in  development,

It will not be accessible to users for  the time being because WhatsApp  intends to deliver it in a future version.

The functionality appears to be fairly  similar to the one found in the WhatsApp  beta for Android.