How to make video calls on WhatsApp web

No more than just making video calls only from your mobile phone, at least from WhatsApp . From now on, users can do video calls through the web version (or WhatsApp desk). These communications will be end-to-end encrypted and will be secure and private, as announced by the company on its website.

From the platform, they believe that this improvement will facilitate work between professionals (for the recurring virtual work meetings) and will allow see family and friends better, as well as having your hands free during the conversation. In addition, you can give your mobile phone a break.

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These calls by WhatsApp web works in both portrait and landscape orientation. They appear in a separate, resizable window on your computer screen and are always in the foreground, so you never miss video calls in a browser tab or amidst a stack of open windows.

WhatsApp you will not be able to see or hear themregardless of whether the call is made from the phone or the computer. At the moment the video calls are individual, but the company’s plans are to expand this function to include group calls and video calls.

Steps to make a video call on WhatsApp web

To make free calls and video calls it is necessary install the app WhatsApp in the computer. The app is available on the following operating systems: Windows 10 64-bit (version 1903 and later) and macOS 10.13 and later.

Obviously, in order to make or receive video calls on WhatsApp Web It’ll need: an audio output device and a microphone; a camera for video calls; an active Internet connection on your computer and phone, because although the call is not made through the phone, you need to be online to establish the call; and grant permission to WhatsApp to access the computer’s microphone and camera.