Well, many Snapchat users have asked for it and it is back. Instead of just the circle without the timer we now have the countdown timer back for snaps. I was privately snapped by a friend tonight when I first noticed it. Are you seeing it as well?
I would imagine this is something that is going to roll out to all users in the next 24 hours. Comment below and let me know if you have seen the “new”/old Snapchat timer on private snaps and snaps within stories. In my opinion, this is a great thing for Snapchat users. We all want to know exactly how long a story is before we decide to watch it all.
Here is what the new timer looks like: