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Instagram adds group video call, new camera effects to app: How they work

The new video chat feature enables app users to chat and make video calls, even group video calls, from the Direct. Here is how the new features work

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BS Web Team New Delhi
Instagram, a photo-sharing social media platform owned by Facebook, on June 26 announced a new update that introduces the video chat feature and new camera effects for stories to the app. The new video chat feature enables app users to chat and make video calls, even group video calls, from the Direct. Here is how the new features work:

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Now, you can video chat in Instagram Direct, either with just one person or a group. To start a video chat, go to Direct inbox and open any message thread. Tap on the new camera icon, in the right

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First Published: Jun 28 2018 | 12:50 PM IST

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