Our today’s article is about how to a send short video and audio message in iOS 8 on your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch devices via iMessage app. It was really a big update for Messages app in iOS 8, “Messages is the most frequently used app on iOS” said by Apple during the Official Keynote. The iMessages app in iOS 8 brings many new features but one of the new feature is sending short audio and video messages among iOS and Mac devices.
This feature gives you the ability to send audio and video recordings too as well as if you wish to share a precious moment of your life or greet someone with your voice. So if you have iOS 8 installed on your iOS device and want to get advantage of this feature then just follow our given step by step guide that how can you send audio/video messages by Messages app in iOS 8.
Steps To Send an Audio Message in iOS 8
Step No 1: First of all simply tap and hold the “Mic” icon in front of the Messages app.
Step No 2:- Then choose then two options will be appeared given below:
Take off your finger from ‘Mic’ icon, and play if you want check whether the recording is fine or not. If it is then tap the ‘Up arrow’ button to send the message.
When finished recording just move your finger (without taking off) to ‘Up arrow’. The message will be sent. You will be able to hear it once it sent, however in the first case you can listen to it before sending.
Steps To Send a Video Message in iOS 8
Step No 1:- To send a video message in iOS 8, just tap and hold the “Camera” icon, you can see at right of the Messages app’s text box.
Step No 2:- When your recording finished, then same as audio message here you’ll see the two options.
Just directly send it by moving your finger to “Up arrow” or release your finger, verify the recording and then tap the “Up arrow” button.
This method is applicable if you want to send messages to Mac devices having OS X Yosemite+ and iOS running iOS 8+. Let us know in the comments area below about your thoughts…