WhatsApp is finally rolling out the group calling feature for both iPhone and Android users. The new feature was first showcased at the Facebook F8 conference.
To start a group video call in WhatsApp, you have to call a single person first and then ‘add participant’ using the + button in the top right corner of the screen.
A WhatsApp group video/audio call supports up to four people at a time. According to the company, group calling on WhatsApp is end-to-end encrypted and works on a variety of networks throughout the world.
How to make a group video call in WhatsApp
- Open WhatsApp app.
- Make a call to one of the persons who you wish to have in the group call.
- Once the first person picks up your call, tap the ‘Add participant’ icon at the top-right corner of the screen.
- Select the other person(s) you wish to add to the call.