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(MENAFN - Arab News) Samsung electronics company ltd. updated chaton a global mobile instant messenger service to version 3.5 with an explanation that the major upgrade will offer enhanced features including recalling sent messages and large file sharing up to 1gb.

chaton version 3.5 offers recalling messages that allows users to recall messages they have sent to a friend in 1:1 chat rooms even if the receiver has already read them. the sender can simply tap and hold the message bubble and select "recall" to make the message disappear.

jae cheon park gm samsung electronics ksa said: 'the features which samsung added have tremendously enhanced the application. we care to always add to our products and increase the pleasure of our customers."

another new update introduced through chaton version 3.5 is a feature that lets people share their real-time location with their chaton buddies for a specified period of time through the integration with the glympse application. this feature was rectly successfully demonstrated at mobile world congress and was met with positive reception.

chaton version 3.5 will also start supporting large file sharing up to 1gb allowing users to easily share multimedia contents and information. it will also feature an increased capacity for group chats.

the improved message integration feature allows users to manage their chaton and sms/mms messages from the same sender in one chat room.

version 3.5 has also brought enhanced translation features with the addition of arabic turkish farsi and hindi bringing the total number of languages supported by chaton to 14.

jaehyun park svp media solution center samsung electronics stated: "chaton will offer more differentiated messaging features to improve user convenience and focus on supplying various content to enhance global competitiveness."

chaton supports a range of mobile operating systems including android ios blackberry windows phone as well as other feature phones and via pcs.


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