Google’s own Video Calling app, Google Duo is receiving a new update today. By now, Google Duo users will be allowed to make Group video Calls. The giant has officially announced the availability of this new feature via their official Twitter handle.
Well, the Group Video Chat feature has been made live to the selected regions across the world, and the same feature will be made available to all the regions. The same feature was in the testing mode for a long time which is now getting its official release in the selected regions.
You can find out the official Tweet released by Google’s official handle from the embedded Tweet.
As per the official information, Indonesia will be the first region to get this update. Google will soon make this Group Video Calling feature available to other countries including Indian in the coming days.
The Tweet was released with a short video clip demonstrating how this Group Video Chat feature will work in real life on the Google Duo app. The Group Video Chat feature will be located under the Search bar feature. You will see a new button named Create Group, to start a group video chat, you need to select this button and then add contacts to add in a group video chat from the device.
Interestingly, you will also be allowed to save the group created by you using the app. The app will ask you whether you want to save the group or not. At presently, the app will only let you add up to 4 persons in a group video chat feature.
The same feature is available on WhatsApp allowing up to 4 contacts to the Group Video Chat. Earlier reports claimed that the video group chat feature on the Google Duo app allows up to seven persons. Well, the actual number of persons to add in the group video chat is still a mystery and more details will be available very soon when the app is officially updated.
Recently, Google updated the Google Duo app with its data saver mode to save mobile data while making HD video calls through the app. And now, this new Group Chat feature. Google Duo will get number of users in the coming days.
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