Video calling is of course much more fun than just phone calls. iPhone users have Facetime, and there are applications like Skype, Viber and Hangouts of Google. Those apps are a bit more complicated than Duo, coming from Google.
Duo is suitable for both iOS and Android and that is a huge advantage. Certainly because the app is tremendously accessible and easy to use, something that many similar applications are not always can be said. The app is completely free to use.
With the Duo is calling attractive, and this app is therefore an absolute must. Especially because the app is really simple and no unnecessary features and options. The app is complete without an account to use, like Facetime from Apple and log in so don't worry.
When you Duo, for the first time, you should use the app just to access your microphone and camera and you can set notifications to receive. Then, enter your phone number and you will receive a sms with a verification code. When you have entered, you enter directly in the app and you can start video calling. The handy Duo is that your contacts that use the app instantly recognized. You will see immediately a list of who you can immediately make video calls. Below you'll see your full contact list, which you people for Duo can invite. You can search contacts by name or phone number.
The principle of the Duo is a simple. You only need on a contact, clicking to get the connection and to start a conversation. A unique feature of this is ‘Knock Knock’, knock on your door. With this option, your contact you all before this recording. Someone, the recipient of your call, you can already see, before the conversation started. This feature is desired, turn off, what you do with the settings in the top right of your screen, but makes the Duo a very fun app. The video calls are always one-on-one. Add people to a conversation so it can't. Duo is like almost all apps are properly protected. The app uses end-to-end encryption, so that your conversation is encrypted, and only accessible for you and your partner.
The creators working on this for the moment to the possibility of audio-only calls, so that you are using the app as the phone can use. A wi - fi connection is with the use of Duo be advisable for you consume on average 5 mb per minute. Or disables the app effortlessly between your network and wi-fi. With the Duo going to Google, not only the competition with other apps, but also with its own Hangouts, which is much more time-consuming. It is precisely the simplicity is the major advantage of this app and it seems that other providers a competitor to have.
Google Duo has the following features:
Google Duo screenshots
You can free download Google Duo and safe install the latest trial or new full version for Windows 10 (x32, 64 bit, 86) from the official site.
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