The Hangouts overhaul Android owners have been anticipating looks like it is finally on the way.  Thanks to the leaked images in Android Police, since we see what appears to be redesigned Hangouts. Not only does the application prettier to look at, but it is also more functional. The Hangouts app that currently look messy and unpleasant might eventually turn out to be a messaging application Google has been trying design all along.The leaked image shows the app having a single column of messages instead of the two columns {people & conversations} in the current Hangouts app. The redesigned application will also feature a + but that is the epicenter of everything in the app. On pressing the button, the app will bring the ability to begin a video call, reveal your contact list, a single conversation or a new group. It is simpler to comprehend and brings multiple functions under one roof.The Hangouts app will change how the messaging screens layout for a much cleaner layout. Chat bubbles have a designed tweak. Adding attachments is now simpler. You can also set your status too. Your status will appear at the bottom of the main hangouts window.According to Android Police, the date for the new update is yet to be announced. Android Police also wanted that these changes could be scrapped. However, in case you have be anticipating for a more usable application, this new update is the one to look out for.

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