Google Quietly Launches ‘Meet by Google Hangouts’ Video Conferencing Service


Google has quietly launched its ‘Meet by Google Hangouts’ video conferencing service as the corporate appears to be attempting to distinguish Hangouts from its Allo and Duo social platforms. Although the corporate has been clear in its intentions to make Hangouts extra business-oriented service, that is first time that the search large is taking a significant step within the route.

Meet by Google Hangouts, which will likely be a part of G Suite (the search large’s assortment of providers meant for enterprise customers), and despite the fact that the app’s Android app just isn’t reside, the iOS counterpart is already accessible on App Store, as identified in a report by TechCrunch. Additional, the Internet shopper for the service is already accessible at – accessible solely by way of Google Chrome.

As per the main points and screenshots from the App Retailer, Meet by Google Hangouts appears to be geared toward enterprise prospects and permits customers to carry group video calls as properly, the publication studies.

Additional, the brand new video conferencing service reportedly helps high-definition video calls with as much as 30 members, in contrast with the 10 participant restrict on Hangouts. It additionally gives integration with Gmail and Calendar for G Suite customers.

Notably, the App Retailer model appears to have been taken down by the corporate after the studies have been printed. As Google has not formally introduced the service, it’s potential that the App Retailer itemizing made its manner sooner than it was presupposed to. The Internet shopper service seems to be reside however we weren’t in a position to place a video name via the service in our testing.