Over the past month, people have been dedicated an average of 15,000 million minutes a day for WhatsApp calls, equivalent to something over 1,900 years old. This is the result of the house confinement we went through because of the Covid-19 outbreak that left people at home and away from family and friends.
8th video call on WhatsApp
Realizing the importance of this service, and considering its competitors, on WhatsApp they decided to raise the user limit for group and video calls. And they have, since today.
As announced Facebook “From today, We increased the number of participants from WhatsApp video calls or 4 to 8 voice calls. “ A good but necessary step is to meet the essentials: all user handsets participating in group calls must have the latest version of WhatsApp installed:
– WhatsApp v2.20.141 on Android
– WhatsApp v2.20.50 on iOS
What if you have an older version? All right, that person they cannot be added to the conversation until you update your application For this, you can go to the Play Store on Android or the App Store on iOS and manually update the WhatsApp app. If they don’t let you, you may have to wait longer because of your brand, system or model.
How to make an 8th group video call via Whatsapp
In both Android and iOS, you must do the following:
1- Open WhatsApp and go to third tab, that put Call
2- Search phone icon with the ‘+ symbol‘In the bottom right corner and click
3- Now press New Group Call
4- Get started for add a contact maximum of seven (7 + 1 with you)
5- Start a call or video call
6- You can also make a call in a WhatsApp group chat or individual contact, providing the camera icon, symbol + symbol and adding participants