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Snapchat Rolls Out Group Video Chat for Up to 16 People
04 April 2018, 01:42 | Sam Montgomery
Snapchat gets group video calls and Mentions feature for tagging friends
Snapchat is rolling out group video chats - the same kind of group video chats that apps like Houseparty and Facebook Messenger offer.
Video chatting with your friends is more in line with private messaging than anything. Friends who are participating in the group chat will receive a notification prompting them to join the video chat, allowing you to summon everyone quickly. Once a Snapchat user starts the video chat in a group, each member of the group will get a notification telling them the video call is happening. Even, users can opt for an audio-only chat with a maximum of 32 members. You start the voice call the same way you would a group video call by being within a group chat.
Users will also be able to switch from video to voice and vice versa while still being a part of the same group video chat. As usual, all of the same face lenses will be available to users while they're in a group video chat.
Snapchat announced today that users on both iOS and Android will soon be able to start group video chats with their friends. Find your friends in the search bar and select "Chat" to start the group conversation.
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