Google Meet

Meet is a video-communication service developed by Google.Google formally launched Meet in March 2017.The service was unveiled as a video conferencing app for up to 30 participants, described as an enterprise-friendly version of Hangouts. It has launched with a web app, an Android app, and an iOS app.

The logo of Google Meet which released in the October of 2020


  • Two-way and multi-way audio and video calls with a resolution up to 720p
  • An accompanying chat
  • Call encryption between all users[8]
  • Noise-canceling audio filter
  • Low-light mode for video
  • Ability to join meetings through a web browser or through Android or iOS apps
  • Integration with Google Calendar and Google Contacts for one-click meeting calls
  • Screen-sharing to present documents, spreadsheets, presentations, or (if using a browser) other browser tabs
  • Ability to call into meetings using a dial-in number in the US
  • Hosts being able to deny entry and remove users during a call.
  • Ability to raise and lower hand
  • Video filters, effects and augmented reality masks.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the use of Meet grew by a factor of 30 between January and April 2020, with 100 million users a day accessing Meet, compared to 200 million daily uses for Zoom as of the last week of April 2020.Google suspended its usual 60-minute limit for unpaid accounts.

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