Video Audio Chat Now Available for Gmail

by on November 12, 2008
in Google




Google has finally rolled out a feature which is for the first time on the web, Chat via Video or Audio from within your Gmail Inbox with an excellent sound and video quality.

This chat function will work from any PC with with the internet connection running on any of the popular OS like Windows XP and Vista along with Macs with OS X 10.4 or later. As for browsers, all major browsers including Google Chrome, Firefox 3, IE, Opera etc. are supported by this new feature. This feature will be available for mobile users soon.

Before you get started, just wait for Google to enable it on your account (Go to Options and check) or if it is already available, simply get started and enable it manually from the Options and you are done. Plus, you should have this browser plugin installed.

Now simply select the contact and start your Voice chat or Video Conversation.

Also check out the official sneak peak video:

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  • aamirkhan

    i m not able to start video conference, how its work i already installed the plugins and i have webcam also, but whats the procedure to do it. i have latest GTalk also, but i am not getting option from where i have to apply. in Yahoo messenger there is a option for webcam but here.. i m not found any…. Plz help me….