this year and I’m not sure if I’ll be opening it anytime soon except otherwise…
Afterall, I can get all done in one tap on WhatsApp. But Google seems to be
wiser, they want to present you with something more simpler without opening any
app, something you’ll love.
Android users. Those wanting to make a video call will be able do so straight
from the Phone, Contacts, and Android Messages apps. The integration is as
tight as you’d expect with the option to start video presented in the same list
of options where you’d call or text a contact.
upgrade an ongoing voice call to video with a single tap.
if both the parties are using a carrier that supports the feature. Primarily,
Google’s video calling app Duo will be the main app that will make video call
to anyone with the app installed.
users will have to run the latest versions of the Phone (v13.0), Contacts
(v2.1), and Android Messages (v2.6) app to support the feature. The new video
call feature will be currently visible to users running Android 7.0 Nougat and
rolling out to Pixel, Pixel 2, Android One, and Nexus phones. Google is working
with carriers to make the feature available on other Android devices even
though no specific time frame given.