Depending on which side of the fence you’re on, Facebook Portal may be the hottest and newest technology right now or the best kept secret. Especially during the COVID-19 Quarantine. The portal is described as a smart display, almost like an iPad, with a primary purpose for video calls! Almost like Skype or Zoom but all Accessed through this device and the Facebook’s Messenger app. Now with it being the year 2020, of course it has tons of other features and capabilities. Things like an automatic panning and zoom camera lens, Built in Amazon “Alexa”, Music streaming platforms, online shopping apps, weather forecast, Interactive story time for kids, and much more.
If you are an avid face timer, you know the pain of trying to prop yourself up and stay in the picture. One of the most loved features in the portal is smart camera. It has an automatic panning and zoom feature to make sure you or everyone stays in the frame, even when moving around the room or maybe cooking dinner in the kitchen!
The Portal Currently comes in 4 different models with varying price points. As you can see there’s even a sale right now!
Check out this video for some tips and tricks for new users:
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