Facebook has long stopped being a social networking site and has turned into the common man’s tool to the outside world. It lets you chat, play virtual games with and message friends who live in different continents. On top of that, you can even video chat with your Facebook friends on the go using the site’s in-built chat. However, there are some apps that help you do it with a lot more ease.
Top 5 Facebook Video Conferencing Apps
It offers an exciting video chatting experience on Facebook. It is a peer-to-peer text, audio or video chat app. Apart from your friends, you can also choose random people to have a chat with. It is actually a pretty simple app and therein lays its USP: the efficiency. It does not have an overstuffed menu or fancy panels and designs- there isn’t even an interactive menu to fiddle with. You can have a private and public chats going on simultaneously. While chatting with a stranger you can manage the private video chat options to protect your privacy.
If you think 360Mate is simple, On Conference will look prehistorically plain to you. But at the end of the day it is the performance of the app that matters more than the glitter. In fact, most of the time it is the most decorated of apps that fall short on performance. On Conference does not have a single feature that can confuse you while using. It simply provides you a unique URL that you can click where you can chat with your friends through text, audio and video.
If you are not the one to indulge in chats with complete strangers but still like the minimalistic On Conference app, then Friend Cameo is your best pick. There are a lot of small basic features that you can tweak to make your video chatting experience a lot smoother and faster. However, there is the nag screen that occasionally asks you to rate the app. You can usually close it off by hitting the ‘x’ button but it is better to just rate it and be done with it once and for all.
It is probably the most basic Facebook video chat app; it takes video chatting to a more sophisticated, more professional by simulating a two-way environment. It helps you feel like you are in the same room as the friend you are talking to. It mostly allows live chatting using audio and video feed at a surprisingly fast speed with the video enabled VoIP software or app so that it feels very lifelike. The interface and controls are the perfectly flexible too.
Vawkr Video Chat
Thus is by far the most professionalized video chat app and it makes everything look official. The ‘simplicity’ feature allows you to add chat rooms easily and ‘complexity’ feature allows you to stoe and share media, send audio and video messages to people offline.