The friends of the user will only be able to see the likes and comments from other users only if they are mutual friends, for example, your friends from high school won't be able to see the comments and likes from your friends in university.The Moments can be also linked to Facebook and Twitter account, which can automatically post Moments content directly to these two platforms.
We Chat Pay is a digital wallet service incorporated into We Chat, which allows users to perform mobile payments and send money between contacts.
Every We Chat user has their own We Chat Payment account.
The red envelope feature significantly increased the adoption of We Chat Pay; a month after its launch, We Chat Pay's userbase expanded from 30 million to 100 million users, and 20 million red envelopes were distributed during the New Year holiday.
In 2016, 3.2 billion red envelopes were sent over the holiday period, and 409,000 alone were sent at midnight on Chinese New Year.
It can exchange contacts with people nearby via Bluetooth, as well as providing various features for contacting people at random if desired (if these are open to it, 找一找), next to integration with social networking services such as those run by Facebook and Photographs may also be embellished with filters and captions, and a machine translation service is available.
In China, users who have provided bank account information may use the app to pay bills, order goods and services, transfer money to other users, and pay in stores if the stores have Wechat payment option.
We Chat supports users to post image and text, share music (associated with QQ Music or any web based music service) and article, as well as comment and "like" in the Moments.
Privacy is extremely important in We Chat, only the friends from the user's contact are able to view their Moments' contents and comments.
We Chat Pay can be used for digital payments, as well as payments from participating vendors.