Aimed at improving the quality of calls made using this platform which has seen a substantial increase during the pandemic, Google has topped up some features in its Google Meet. Google has started rolling out these features to all Google Workspace customers. It will be available to all users globally within the next 15 days.
Among the features is one named Gentle notifications. This feature will notify users if it detects that the call quality is degrading. According to Google’s blog post announcing this feature- “when Meet detects a performance issue that is impacting call quality, you’ll see a notification bubble describing the issue and a red dot on the “More options” menu.” On selecting the “Troubleshooting & help” option, they will get more information regarding the issue and ways to resolve it.
On the other hand, the next feature announced by the company is the d tailored troubleshooting recommendations. This feature will give users personalized recommendations to improve the quality of their calls based on the detected performance issues. Google says that this feature ‘can be useful in situations where decreases in available processing resources are impacting call quality.’
Along with these two prominent features, the company is introducing a feature called Quick Actions on Meet. This feature will get ‘one-click changes’ that will reduce Meet’s resource consumption.