This simple trick lets you send gifs with the Messages app on iPhone

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iOS 10 brought some great updates and enhancements to your overall iPhone experience(These secret iPhone tricks unlock hidden features for you) . But did you know that you can send GIFs through your default Messages app too? Here is a simple trick that lets you do that without requiring GIF keyboard or GIPHY.

1) Open any message thread and press the “A” button or if you tapped the text box already, simply press the right facing arrow on the left and you will see the “A” icon.

2) Once you click on the “A” icon, you need to swipe to right to get the GIFs menu.

3) You will see a search box on top of GIFs. Simply type in a keyword and tap on the GIF you would like to send from the search results.

Surprisingly, you can send GIFs to your android buddies through this method as well ( This simple trick quickly frees up space on your iPhone)