Truecaller will now get some great new features that will be coming with this update, some immediately and others at a later date. Truecaller version 8.0 will one of the biggest update by the Truecaller company.
Integration with Truemessenger will be one of the first update to the app we should look forward to. Truemessenger was once a sms standalone app for android which would identify messages from unknown numbers and also had a built-in spam filter. After this update you don’t need to install the Truemessenger as it will now be integrated into Truecaller itself on Android so you no longer need to have two apps installed
This update will also have flash messaging support, where Truecaller users can send each other flash messages that contain a short pre-defined message, an emoji or just your location so you don’t have to type out a message or a reply and just hit a button to do either.
Truecaller is going to introduce a payment service feature which will support payments in india only, where users can send each other money. Truecaller has partnered with ICICI bank and the service is based on the Unified Payments Interface or UPI platform.
Truecaller has also partnered with google to integrate Duo — Google’s video calling service — within the Truecaller app. The feature will be available to users in the coming months and will be opt-in.
And most Innovative feature will be Truecaller can now will get a flash SMS before they get a call so they know who’s calling even if they have no internet connection. This will be a paid subscription service. This feature can also work on Airtel feature phone users as Truecaller has partnership with Airtel to bring caller ID to feature phones.