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Telegram 5.8.0 Update Brings a Plethora of Features That Make It Easier to Communicate


If you are searching for an app that is going to provide you with a pure instant messaging experience that is simple, fast and secure, then you don’t need to look any further than Telegram. This chatting app is renowned for its simplicity and also for delivering the fastest messaging features available for smartphones which make it easier for people to connect with their friends and family members. However, the feature that makes Telegram stand out from the likes of WhatsApp is the fact that Telegram’s developers put a high price on user security.

As all Telegram fans already know by now, the chatting app offers the safest chatting experience in the world. Telegram’s developers are guarantying that no third party is going to be able to intercept the messages, pictures, videos or documents that are shared via Telegram. This is why tens of millions of people are using Telegram every single day.

Telegram 5.8.0 Update

Since millions of people rely on Telegram, the developers of the app are making sure to constantly push out software updates on a weekly basis. The reason why this matters is because with every new update, the overall performances, security and software stability of the app get enhanced. With that said, the latest update for Telegram sports the 5.8.0 version number and it has been made public yesterday.

What’s New?

  1. Add any users to contacts, even if their phone numbers are not visible
  2. Go to Contacts > Add People Nearby to see and add people who also have this section open
  3. Host local communities by creating location-based group chats
  4. Transfer ownership of groups and channels by granting full rights to another admin. Useful when switching jobs or if you just want to retire as creator
  5. Toggle message previews for specific chats, and use Search and ‘Delete All’ tools in Notification Exceptions