Google ends unlimited group video calling for free accounts

New Delhi: Google has quietly ended limitless group video calls facility at no cost accounts on its video calling app Meet, and the customers will now get solely an hour time for group calls.

In keeping with an replace on Google assist web page for Meet customers, at 55 minutes, everybody will get a notification that the decision is about to finish.

“To increase the decision, the host can improve their Google account. In any other case, the decision will finish at 60 minutes,” the corporate mentioned within the replace.

One-on-one calls can be accessible for as much as 24 hours and calls with three or extra members for as much as 60 minutes.

Nonetheless, Google Workspace particular person subscribers can host one-on-one calls and group calls with three or extra members for as much as 24 hours.

The corporate continued offering limitless calls (as much as 24 hours) within the free model of its video conferencing app referred to as Meet until the top of June for Gmail accounts.

Google final 12 months introduced that anybody with a Google account was allowed to create free conferences with as much as 100 individuals with no time restrict within the pandemic instances.

Google final month introduced that its built-in communication and collaboration service Workspace is now accessible to everybody with a Google account.

The corporate’s three billion-plus present customers throughout client, enterprise, and training have entry to the total Google Workspace expertise, together with Gmail, Chat, Calendar, Drive, Docs, Sheets, Meet and extra.

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