Google continues to enhance the expertise with the default Android messaging app, Google Messages. Following a failed #GetTheMessage marketing campaign highlighting Apples lack of RCS help and a brand new app icon replace, Google Messages is now testing the power to react to a message with any emoji. Beforehand, reactions had been restricted to solely seven emojis. This information comes from 9to5Google after it beforehand confirmed the function by enabling it in a earlier model.
Now once you faucet and maintain an incoming message on the Google Messages app, you possibly can react with any emoji you want. A brand new icon within the emoji picker reveals the choice so as to add a brand new emoji that isnt listed.
You possibly can faucet on the emoji within the nook of the reacted message and get a better view of this emoji subsequent to the title of the recipient that reacted with it. If viewing reactions from a bunch message, all of the names and the emojis they reacted with will seem in a pop-up immediate.
At the moment, the function is barely obtainable from the most recent Google Messages Beta launch. We are able to affirm the change is mirrored on our Google Pixel 7 Professional so the replace could also be rolling out in phases.