Zee Media Bureau
New Delhi: WhatsApp has launched its video calling service in a bid to take on with the likes of Skype, Apple's FaceTime and the recently launched Google Duo.
The new feature will be rolled out to WhatsApp's over one billion users over the next few days.
Like text and voice calling features, video calls will also be encrypted end-to-end to ensure safety and privacy of its users.
With the new update, users simply can choose between a voice or a video call and go ahead with the call
It is really very simple to start a video call, given that the WhatsApp user you are calling, too has the latest version.
Here's how to make a video call on WhatsApp
Go to your WhatsApp and open it
Go to the Contacts tab on your WhatsApp
Tap on the contact you want to make a WhatsApp video call with
Tap on the phone icon towards the top of the screen
From the popup choose Video call
Rotate your phone as per your choice of perference –landscape or portrait mode
You are done!