Google Meet has began receiving a brand new replace that might make private calls extra satisfying. The Meet app for Android and iOS now has filters and masks you’ll be able to play with — merely faucet the glint button on the backside proper nook of your video name to deliver up the Results choices.
You will discover Blur results and backgrounds in there as you’d on enterprise and schooling accounts, however you will now additionally discover “Kinds” and “Filters” among the many choices within the carousel, Engadget reported.
Underneath Kinds, you will see lens flare results and coloration overlays you’ll be able to apply to your video. If you wish to see the really enjoyable choices, although, look below Filters for cute animal masks and digital equipment you’ll be able to just about put in your face and head.
These new results are already stay and based mostly on our exams, they’re accessible to be used even if you happen to begin a gathering by way of Gmail as an alternative of by way of the Meet app itself, the report mentioned.
As 9to5Google notes, Google has been releasing a number of options that may make the service a extra veritable Zoom rival. This time, the tech large is hoping to win over private customers with a function that might persuade them to make use of Meet for calls with family and friends.
The publication beforehand reported that Google will ultimately change its Duo app with Meet completely. This transfer may very well be a step in the direction of that, as nicely, seeing as a few of Meet’s new masks and filters got here straight out of Duo’s library, the report mentioned.
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