Google has pushed a new update for Hangouts on iOS, bringing the same features that were introduced in the Android version of the app last month. Head to the store and you’ll find version 2.5.0 of Hangouts sitting there.
• New sticker packs!
• When friends ask where you are, share your location in one click with smart sharing suggestions.
• Leave status messages so that people know what you’re up to or how you’re feeling.
• Find your friends and family on Hangouts more easily by phone number.
• See SMS and Voicemail from your Google Voice account.
• Improved video call experience and miscellaneous bug fixes.
With the update, Hangouts gets new sticker packs that can be used within the app. It also allows you to share your location with friends automatically when someone asks for your location. There’s also new status message, similar to other services like WhatsApp. Also, similar to other messengers, you can now search for users using their phone numbers. You can access SMS and voicemail messages from your Google Voice account and the video call experience has been improved too.
Grab the update from the link below.