Here’s How to Conduct Video Chat on Instagram


This photo-based social media app has added a new feature, video chat via Instagram Direct. This feature can be done either to one friend or group of your friends.

Through new instagram video chat, will be able to provide a real-time video sharing experience personally for your closest friends. Through this new feature you also do not need to have contact numbers like other apps that have video chat feature.

How to Conduct Video Chat Instagram

But how to do Instagram video chat? Actually to use this feature is very easy.

1. On the Instagram main page, you just move the left side of the main page to go to Direct.

2. From the page open one thread of a message that has been done with another friend.

3. Then select the latest icon in the form of camera on the top right side of the screen. From there your friends will receive incoming call notifications. So they they will not miss it.

Interestingly again, while doing video chat Instagram you can also shrink the video screen and continue other activities on Instagram. Includes sending messages and photos via Direct, searching feeds, uploading Stories, and more.

More fun you can do it with a group of close friends. You can video chat with up to four people at the same time.

Along with its development, this feature will increase the number of friends who can join. If there is an ongoing video chat in a group message, the camera icon will turn blue. Tap on the icon and you can join in a video chat rhyme with friends, without any time limit. When you just want to leave the video chat, tap the red phone icon at the bottom of the screen.

In this Video Chat feature, you have full control over video chat. So you can do it with anyone within the Direct page. If you are blocking someone, they can not video chat with you.

You can also turn off notification of incoming calls from certain accounts that you do not want to receive. To update your video chat notifications, tap the gear icon on the profile and find the latest video chat settings in Push Notification.

This feature is very helpful for users who are new to Instagram to communicate with each other. Because for those who can do video chat can only be done if they have contact numbers with each other. In Instagram, you simply follow each other. The rest you must have the latest version of Instagram application.