Microsoft Company To Increase Group Call Limit to 250 This Month to Rival Zoom, Google Meet
Microsoft Teams are announced that it is looking to increase its group call participants limit to 250. They current limit on the video conferencing platform is 100, and it will increase this number via an update in mid-May. With this, Teams looks to tackle competition from Google Meet and Zoom its currently offer up to 100 participants to participate in a group call. These COVID-19 pandemic are caused use of video conferencing services to sky-rocket. Recently, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announced that Teams now enjoys 75 million users.
Microsoft Team Work Increase Group Call Limit
These company in its roadmap section for Microsoft Teams, are confirmed that it is working on increasing the group calling limit to 250. Petri.com was these first to spot this development, and all paid subscribers should have access to this expanded capacity by mid-May. This new added capacity will come as a welcome addition for the large companies with many employees. The Users on free plans can currently get on to a group call of up to 20 people.
Group Call Limit
These additional group calling limit, paid subscribers have the benefits of scheduled meetings, meeting recordings, phone calls, and audio conferencing as well. These paid version of Microsoft Teams also offers 1TB of storage per user, while users on free plans get 1GB of storage per users and 10GB of shared storage.
In the fiscal fourth quarter, Microsoft beat Wall Street sales & profit expectations, thanks to the sharp demand for its Teams app. These rise in demand is largely due to the current remote working restrictions and lockdowns across the globe. Nadella, in a conference call, said that the company benefited from the strong demand for its Teams collaboration software, and it now has 75 million users. These Redmond-giant has been introducing new features to Teams, and recently it expanded support for Live Captions to Android and iOS users, after making it available for desktop users first.This Additionally, Microsoft Teams are also added the option to view shared content when you join a meeting via phone call. Its would help many users who connect with their teams using a cellular call. They also enabled music that PSTN callers will hear while they’re put on hold.