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WeChat 5.1 & StoryCam for WeChat Released

By Joy Hou - on 14 Jan 2014, 2:00pm

WeChat 5.1 & StoryCam for WeChat Released

WeChat has released its latest version of the mobile app, along with the StoryCam for WeChat app.

Now you can challenge your friends to a host of WeChat Games and gloat when you beat them with new animated stickers from the Sticker Shop. You can also share your life through pictures and personalized captions with StoryCam for WeChat, a photo app by Tencent.

Introducing WeChat Games

From the game, "Gunz Dash". (Image source: WeChat.)

Pit yourself against the best around your neighborhood. Find competitors nearby with WeChat's location-based service. For starters, get the fun on with ‘Wreckless Racer’, ‘Gunz Dash’, ‘Craz3 Match’, ‘2Day’s Match’ and ‘Pencil Pilot’.

Also, the WeChat Sticker Shop now features Chewyhams, Frog and Horse and Puppy Time stickers. It's now easier than before, to manage all your connections with group chats. Just host up to 100 friends in a chat with two selected groups.

StoryCam for WeChat

With festival watermarks, filters and real-time location based information, you can now personalize and share any moment. You can also use your own words to describe the 'what', 'where' and 'when' of your photos with this exclusive app. Features include:-

  • Choose from five photo themes: Featured, Place, Weather, Food and Lifestyle
  • Enhance photos with up to 13 free filters
  • Receive and customize your photos with real-time location, weather and date updates
  • Edit your location and stories
  • Place watermarks wherever you want on your photos
  • Share photos easily with WeChat friends, on Moments or by email

Additionally, with the latest software upgrade, the app comes with more features:-

  • Edit ‘Favorite Messages’
  • Register with Email Address
  • Gmail Contact Integration
  • Supports Latest Smartphone iOS Platforms

The latest WeChat 5.1 and StoryCam for WeChat are now available for both Android and iOS users.

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