T-Cellular allows you to dial up a video chat identical to a daily name

T-Mobile lets you dial up a video chat just like a regular call

T-Cellular has launched a video calling function which you could entry straight out of your smartphone’s inventory telephone dialer. With T-Cellular Video Calling, “there is no want to look out, obtain, configure and register further apps,” stated CTO Neville Ray. It seamlessly switches between LTE and WiFi and routinely drops to voice-solely when bandwidth is low, switching again in case you get a greater connection. There is a critical catch, although: It solely works on Samsung’s model new Galaxy S6 Edge+ and Word 5 telephones now, with help for the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge coming subsequent week.

Contacts who can obtain your video calls will get a digital camera icon subsequent to them. On prime of the hardware restrictions, video calling is restricted to fellow T-Cellular shoppers, although staff Magenta stated it is “working with others so you possibly can ultimately take pleasure in constructed-in video calling throughout wi-fi networks.” Meaning for now, you possibly can’t place a video name to Verizon customers, despite the fact that that community has had its personal video calling service for almost a yr. T-Cellular stated the service will work on three further handsets by the top of the yr, although it did not specify which.

*Verizon has acquired AOL, Engadget’s mum or dad firm. Nevertheless, Engadget maintains full editorial management, and Verizon should pry it from our chilly, lifeless palms.

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