Google has been experimenting with its messenger and chat platforms. Recently Google made changes to its messaging platform Hangouts. The recent changes have made Hangout into split into two different products Google Hangouts Chat and Google Hangouts Meet. Hangout was a chatting and messaging platform until now. The new Hangouts Meet is an enterprise platform which can be used to make video calls.
Hangouts Meet can handle video meeting for up to 30 group members. Group members can join the video meeting by simply clicking a shared link. To enjoy the full features of Hangout Meets you need to have G Suite enabled account. Hangout Meets is a business oriented app and this is the reason why G Suite enabled account is necessary.
Hangouts Meet is already being rolled out for G Suite account holders. If you already have a G Suite account, you can directly download Hangouts Meets from Play Store or from Hangouts Meet. Hangouts Meet will be encrypted to make sure that user can join the meeting from off site.