The Google Meet video calling service has recently added several options to improve the user experience. Among these are the addition of new immersive backgrounds and the increase in the maximum number of participants.
The new immersive wallpapers added by Google they will act out some animated scenes, which will be embellished with special effects and lights. In fact, different environments can be simulatedsuch as bars or apartments, with the ability to even change the time of day and climate. Several more stylized backgrounds and numerous filters will also be added.
The second novelty is that for some subscription options, Google Meet allows more participants to join the video call† In fact, Google Workspace subscribers can host Business Plus, Enterprise Standard, Enterprise Plus, and Education Plus up to 500 spectators in a single callwhen the previous limit was “just” 250.
Updates are rolling out gradually, and all Google Meet users should be able to use it by Friday.