In April the social network Whatsapp has finally increased the maximum number of people in video call, going from 4 people to 8 people.
At the moment it would seem to be no longer enough, also calculating that in the last two months thousands of users have used video calls to hear loved ones. As a result they are working for increase the maximum people again. Let’s find out the details together.
WhatsApp wants to increase the maximum number of people in video calls
You are wondering: why work on developing a new feature when the solution is ready for use ?. Let’s not forget that therethe platform is headed by Facebook, and that Messenger has recently released Rooms, thanks to which you can make video calls with a limit of 50 participants.
According to what published by WaBetaInfo, it would seem that the web version of WhatsApp may be the first to receive the direct connection to Rooms, although some tracks have already appeared on the beta version for mobile devices, both Android and iOS. For those who don’t remember, Messenger Rooms allows users to create virtual rooms that can accommodate up to 50 people connected at the same time. Access can be made from both desktop and mobile, regardless of whether you have a Facebook account or not and without having to download any additional components.
The platform has specified: “You can create your virtual room not only for meetings on the spot but also for those scheduled in the future […] And the invitations can be sent to everyone with a simple link, even to those who do not have an account“. You just have to go and try it to really discover all the functions available.