The app will let callers know the video is visible to the other person, and it will only trigger with people already in your contact list.
If you decide that this isn’t something you like, you can easily disable it in Duo’s settings.
Facebook Messenger is available for i OS, Android, and also via any web browser logged into your Facebook account.
If you’re rocking a lower powered phone that runs Messenger Lite, don’t worry — you can video call on Messenger Lite, too.
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The reason that Facebook Messenger is perhaps the best choice on this list is the fact that you probably already have it, and most of your friends do, too. Simply open up the app, press on the person you want to call and tap the camera button in the top-right corner.
Download now for: i OS In 2016, Google began to replace Hangouts with Duo as a part of the suite of pre-installed core apps for new Android devices.
Google wants Duo to become the default video calling app on Android devices, which is great news for i Phone users who can also download Duo on the App Store, and contact their family and friends who use Android. You open the app, and it immediately turns on your camera.