Google Messages’ custom RCS chat colors are rolling out to some beta testers

What you need to know

  • Google Messages is introducing custom color options for RCS chats in a phased rollout to selected beta users.
  • Custom bubbles are specific to RCS chats and do not apply to SMS threads.
  • The theme selected affects various on-screen elements, excluding the text field and the voice recorder button.

Google Messages is rolling out the ability to set custom colors for RCS chats for a few beta users.

Back in November, Google introduced color options for chat bubbles, letting users personalize their chat colors. Now, it seems like the update is gradually rolling out to beta testers. This change is visible in versions 20240228 to 20240308 of the messaging app, according to Android Police.


Leave a comment