Telegram is including a brand new group voice chats characteristic that’s just like an always-on Discord room. Voice chats are actually a part of present textual content chats, and function as a persistent choice to talk stay with mates or household. As they’re at all times accessible, you possibly can dip out and in of voice chats identical to you’ll in a Discord room or name.
Telegram is supporting “a number of thousand contributors,” so even greater teams for issues like stay occasions will embrace voice chats. The characteristic seems on the high of an present group chat, if enabled, permitting anybody to hitch the dialog freely. On the desktop variations of Telegram for Home windows and Mac, you may also use a push-to-talk key for voice chats to manage your microphone enter.
Telegram has additionally constructed a helpful voice chat overlay for Android, which operates as a system-wide floating widget. It permits you to see who’s speaking or function microphone and mute choices when Telegram is operating within the background.
In the mean time group voice chats is targeted on audio, however Telegram says it’s adding video and display sharing options within the coming weeks. If you happen to’re excited by attempting out group voice chats you’ll have to be an admin of a bunch to allow the characteristic within the group settings menu.