Telegram now lets users join video calls of up to 1000 people. It brings a lot of new features in its latest update. You must be using it to stay connected with your friends, colleagues, and others. It is one of the most popular cloud-based instant messaging apps.
Recently it has rolled out the Animated Background for Chat. Now it adds a lot of new things that will enhance your users’ experience to the next level. Today I am explaining to you about Telegram Video Message, Video Playback Speed, Video Call with more people, etc. Read this post till the end to know more about this.
Telegram lets users make Video calls with up to 1000 people
Telegram rolled out the Group video Call feature one month ago. It has updated the Group Video call feature and added the 1000-user limits. Now users can make video calls with up to 1000 users simultaneously. It also brought the Group Video Call 2.0. The Group Video call also lets users broadcast with up to 30 users from both camera and screen.
This feature is very useful for online lectures, online concerts, seminars, etc with 1000 participants. Telegram said in its blog post, ” We will keep increasing this limit until all humans on Earth can join one group call and watch us yodel in celebration (coming soon)”.
Telegram Video Messages
It has also updated its video Messages feature. It has also said “Video messages are a quick way to check in or share your surroundings without adding another video to your gallery. they now have higher resolution and you can tap on a video message to expand it and take in all those extra pixels”. You can easily record Video messages.
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To record the video messages you have to tap on the microphone icon in the message bar to switch from voice message recording to video. After this Press and hold to record video messages then tap on the camera icon to switch back.
As per the Telegram blog post ” Audio from your device will keep playing as you record so you can now sing along to your favorite songs or reply without pausing your podcast. Additionally, recording with your rear camera lets distance or add a dramatic effect (eerie music not included)”.
Video Playback Speed feature
The Playback Speed feature is also available on WhatsApp. Playback speed is only available for voice messages on WhatsApp. But in Telegram, you can also control the playback speed of the videos. The media player now supports 0.5x, 1.5x, and 2x speed. “Users have to press and hold the 2x button when playing voice or video messages to switch between 0.5x, 1x, 1.5x, and 2x playback speed”.