Whats App also supports Windows and Macs, so you can use the software to send and receive video calls through your computer. Then you can make and receive video calls through Amazon’s Alexa app.
Another free messaging app for i Phones, i Pads, and Android devices, Whats App lets you text someone, make a voice call, or place a video call.
After you launch the app, tap on the Calls icon at the bottom and then tap on the Contacts icon in the upper right.
Virtually all mobile devices now have front-facing cameras, as do most laptops.
So video calling is both easy to use and pretty much everywhere.
Just tap on the name of a person with Duo and you’re immediately connected via video.
As an added treat, a feature dubbed Knock Knock lets you see who’s calling before you answer.
You should already have the Alexa app as it’s needed to set up your Echo.
If not, download it from Apple’s App Store or Google Play. Tap on the Conversations icon and then tap on the Contacts icon at the top.
Android has no built-in equivalent, but supports a variety of video calling apps.
What should you do if you want to cross the signals, say video calling Apple to Android, Mac to Windows or mobile to computer?
Messenger video calls work on your computer as well.