From effortless hands-free video calling to Spark AR-powered Story Time and more, Portal from Facebook helps us connect with the people who matter most, live in the moment, and make every day more entertaining and meaningful. Today, we’re sharing new features that make Portal more useful and fun than ever.*
Messenger Rooms on Portal
Starting today, you can easily hang out with friends and family on video group calls with Messenger Rooms on Portal — shareable video chat links for up to 50 people make it easier to get together with others remotely. Host celebrations, gather a book club, or just hang out on the couch with friends. While in Messenger Rooms on Portal, you can entertain the crowd with AR effects and Story Time. And you don’t have to make a call and hope it’s a good time — anyone invited to a call can drop by at their convenience whether or not they have a Facebook account.