The mobile phone is an A-Class communication tool and universal chat apps, both text and video, are becoming increasingly popular. With 3G making waves in India the video chatting medium will take on new heights, so Paltalk – a real-time, video-based community – launching an Android app right now couldn’t have been better timed.
I came, I Saw, I Chatted and I Video Chatted
Paltalk is a free application (available on the Android Market) is already available for Blackberry and iPhone. It will allow users to join existing chat rooms, view multiple simultaneous video streams within the rooms, participate in group chats via text and chat one-on-one via IM or text. The company also announced the development of video publishing capabilities for v2.0 of the app as well as app compatibility with the soon to be released Blackberry Playbook. A new release for iOS will also be available early in the 2nd quarter.
Major features of the Paltalk Mobile app for Android include:
- Connect to Paltalk chat rooms on the go
- View multiple webcam videos within chat rooms
- Connect with Paltalk friends via IM and text chat
- Change status, login as invisible and customize away messages
- Meet new friends by searching over 3 million profiles
- Add, remove and block pals
- Manage alert and sound settings
- Login using any Paltalk nickname
- Forthcoming addition of 1:1 video broadcasting capabilities
Additional information on the Paltalk app for Blackberry, iPhone and Android devices as well as access to the free download can be found at http://www.paltalk.com/mobile/