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Video calling feature is now available on the latest version of Fring for Android

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Video calling feature is now available on the latest version of Fring for Android
Just about every Android user will melt knowing that two-way video calling can be accomplished thanks to the Fring app for Android. There is a new version of the popular instant messaging client app available for download that will enable you to perform video calling through your Android powered handset. However, it should be noted that this sought out feature will require you to be running a handset with a “fast CPU” for it to work properly. Aside from working on speedy connections found with Wi-Fi, the feature will also run through connections that include 3G, GPRS, EDGE, and WiMAX – so you'll be able to do video calling from just about anywhere. If you haven't done it yet, we'd suggest downloading the update and experiencing this neat feature for yourself.

source: Fring via Phonescoop

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posted on 20 Oct 2010, 01:46

1. ILOVEIPHONE25 (unregistered)


this is going to take a while to pick up because of the fact that not a lot of people have these types of handsets. I still see people carrying a flip open phone from thousands of years ago...Lets see if this catches on..

posted on 27 May 2010, 12:42

2. easytochris (Posts: 126; Member since: 21 Jan 2010)


this will only be worthwhile on the evo for the time being, but as more front facing cameras come out this should be exciting.

posted on 27 May 2010, 13:00

3. mdw92581 (Posts: 131; Member since: 25 Feb 2010)


This will be a fast growing trend by the end of the year and huge next year. 1ghz phones are popping up all over the place and we ALL know what 6 months means in this industry. 1ghz phones will be common (if not a thing of the past) front facing cameras will be popping up just like these fast phones are now and then finally the "4G" speeds will all but be nationwide to tie it all together. Next year we will catch up with Japan from about 10 years ago.

posted on 27 May 2010, 13:44

4. zerglisk (Posts: 544; Member since: 09 Feb 2010)


Yea, I was about to say the same thing how we are catching to Japan's video calling ability about 3-5 (maybe 10) years ago, haha. Well, US, is in fact, at least 10 times bigger (??)... so our technology is okay to be 10 years behind.. right!? xD

posted on 27 May 2010, 14:37

5. jacky_luvsjrod (Posts: 53; Member since: 26 May 2010)


yea america is waaaaaaaay behind in phone technology over in madrid vodafone,orange ,moviestar ,yoigo have had video calling since 2005.. we never really use it. u never see any one use ''video llamada'' aka video calling i only used it maybe once or 2 times thats about it. over here we rather just text the other person or do a regular voice call because its faster and cheaper. video calls are more expensive than regular calls....

posted on 29 May 2010, 14:23

6. lxmndza (Posts: 23; Member since: 09 Oct 2009)


Oh look... an iPhone 4G(HD) feature Knock Off!!! must everything that Apple invents be always copied? Multitasking, Touch Screen, Apps, iChat, the list goes on...well there is always that saying "Always Imitated, Never Duplicated" I'm out..peace ;)

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