A Snapchat filter called Warmer V3 has been going viral across social media and it’s now been deleted by the app – but why?
Everyone on the internet is currently talking about the Snapchat filter Warmer V3, and it’s caused quite a stir on social media. However, it has now been deleted by Snapchat for presumedly breaking their Community Guidelines.
If you didn’t get a chance to see the filter before it was taken down, you’re probably a little confused as to what it was all about.
Here’s the Warmer V3 Filter explained.
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What is the Warmer V3 Filter on Snapchat?
Over the past few days, everyone started talking about the Warmer V3 filter on Snapchat, and it went viral across social media.
At first, the filter seemed like it didn’t really do anything, until you make a certain action. When applied, the filter told you to make a thumbs up to the camera, then some explicit, pornographic content would pop up on your screen.
Social media users have been playing pranks on each other, telling their friends to use the x-rated filter.
The Warmer V3 Filter has been deleted
If you didn’t get a chance to see the Warmer V3 Filter for yourself, you won’t be able to because it’s now been deleted from the app.
In its Community Guidelines, Snapchat says that they: “Prohibit accounts that promote or distribute pornographic content.”
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Twitter users react to the Warmer V3 Filter
People have been taking to Twitter to react to the explicit Snapchat filter, and it’s safe to say everyone wasn’t prepared for what they saw.
One Twitter user said: “I saw a TikTok about the filter on snapchat called ‘warmer v3’ and it said don’t put your thumb up when using it so I obviously did and yikes. Do it.”
“Whatever u do, do not go on Snapchat and then use the warmer v3 filter and then put ur thumb up,” another said.
Others didn’t get to use the filter before it was deleted, and they were left very confused.
Another person tweeted: “Can someone tell me or show me an video of what happens when you use the Warmer V3 filter on snapchat. I see it all over the internet and I’m curious what happens.”
“What’s up with the warmer v3 filter and do thumbs up on TikTok? Can someone explain?” said another.