Status app is currently in beta stage
The Status app is currently in its beta stage. This means the application is still undergoing active development, and certain features described in this document may function differently or be unavailable within the app.
You can send audio messages in Status to communicate with your contacts. Anyone in a channel, group chat or direct message (DM) chat can send and reproduce audio messages.
You can record an audio message up to one minute long and send as many audio messages as you want.
From the tab bar, tap to send an audio message in a channel, or tap to send an audio message in a group chat or DM. Long press to start recording automatically. Optionally, slide to for hands-free recording. When you're finished, slide to to stop recording and send the message or to to discard the message.