Google mentioned in April it would allow unlimited-length conferences in its Google Meet video chat platform for all customers till September thirtieth, and it seems like the corporate is sticking with that timeline. After September thirtieth, free variations of Meet shall be restricted to conferences not than 60 minutes.
“We don’t have something to speak concerning modifications to the promo and superior options expiring,” a Google spokesperson instructed The Verge in an e-mail Friday. “If this modifications, we’ll make sure you let .”
Below the extension, anybody with a Google account might create free conferences with as much as 100 individuals, and with no time restrict.
Additionally going away September thirtieth are access to advanced features for G Suite and G Suite for Schooling prospects, together with permitting conferences of as much as 250 individuals, live-streams of as much as 100,000 individuals inside a single area, and the power to avoid wasting assembly recordings to Google Drive. These options are usually solely out there to prospects on the “enterprise” tier of G Suite, which prices $25 per consumer per thirty days.
In fact what this deadline means for many customers who don’t wish to improve to a paid Meet plan is that they’ll should restrict their convention calls to 60 minutes or much less. Not… actually seeing the draw back there.