FaceTime has remained virtually unchanged since the introduction of support for mobile networks in iOS 6 (FaceTime itself was released in iOS 4), even though it added "official" support for audio-only calls in iOS 7, which has a feature that Everyone wants to have group video calls since then, has discouraged us – until now.
Apple introduced group video calls to FaceTime on June 4 during iOS 12 at WWDC 2018. By September, all developers and public beta testers will be able to access it through the beta version of iOS 12. But only other users with the beta version of iOS 12 can join in group calls, so you can probably count mom and dad.
It is surprising that Apple has been waiting so long to support group video calls in FaceTime. Its competitors ̵
Start a FaceTime group
Starting a group chat on FaceTime is really easy. First, open FaceTime and tap the plus icon in the top right corner. Then choose exactly who you want to use to create the FaceTime group. You can chat with up to 32 people, so do not worry about letting anyone out.
You can also start a group chat about messages by creating a group chat and clicking on the balloon at the top. then I meet "FaceTime". Keep in mind that this will only work if all members of the group run iOS 12. If there's already a group FaceTime chat in your iMessage group chat, there's a button in your group chat – just tap it to jump in. 19659004] Using Group FaceTime
FaceTime group chats have a really cool and distinctive look. Each person in the chat appears in a small box that expands as they begin to speak. So you always know exactly who says what. In addition, you can use Animojis while grouping FaceTime by tapping your own tile. You also have access to filters and sticker packs to help you stand out among the 31 other potential conversationalists.
You can also tap a thumbnail to display the video feed in the middle and in the middle. 19659002] While I had the opportunity to group the chat in FaceTime with my other iPhone users, it had been long desired, but it's better late than never. What is your favorite feature for iOS 12? With whom do you plan a video chat? Let us know in the comments.