Conclusion:As long as you’re in video call screen, your status is not shown as online.
No, the person is not seen online while you are on whatsapp call.
However if you are on a call and does not want to be seen online then close the app(you can still continue your conversation).
You will not show active online.
How do you know if someone is on a WhatsApp call?
To tell if someone’s online on Whatsapp, first, open the app and tap “Chats” at the top of the screen. Then, tap on a conversation you’ve had with the person. Once you click on the chat, look under their name to view their status. If they’re using the app at that moment, it will say “Online.”
Will WhatsApp calling show up busy if I am on cell phone?
Will whatsApp calling show up busy if I am on cell phone? Yes. If I’m on a call via the cellular network or via FaceTime then WhatsApp will show that I’m busy. If I’m on a WhatsApp call and I get a call via the cellular network or FaceTime then my WhatsApp call will be interrupted.
Can someone be online on WhatsApp without it showing?
WhatsApp Ghost: use WhatsApp without being shown as online. Whenever you open the WhatsApp messaging application on your mobile device, your last seen counter is updated to reflect that. It is possible to read messages on WhatsApp without being shown as online to others.