There is a telegram extended have a group video call launched June in order to be able to receive more participants – a lot more. The latest version of the messaging app now allows up to 1,000 people to join a group video call. Although the number of participants who can broadcast video from their camera or screen is limited to 30, an additional 970 people can join and watch.
As Telegram said when it first launched this feature, it has always planned to increase the number of people who can join the group chat, expanding voice and video calls to support live events. In a new statement, the company said it would continue to increase the limit. In addition, Telegram has updated the video messaging feature so that users can watch them at a higher resolution. Users can now also share a screen with sound during a 1-on-1 video call and set their messages to be automatically deleted after a month instead of within a day or week, as older options allowed.
The updated Telegram media editor reduces brush width after zooming, allowing users to draw finer details on photos and videos. Other new features include multiple password reset options and animated emoticons. For the Android app, the latest version includes support for 0.5x, 1.5x and 2x playback speeds, as well as new animations to send. Meanwhile, iOS users will have access to a new camera in the app that can use all zoom levels on their device, as well as the ability to forward messages to multiple recipients.
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