Date: 3 months ago   Category: IT & Media

Facebook has released the first gadget — Rambler News Service


The social network Facebook has released the first gadget which main function are video calls, and has opened the preorder for devices, is reported in the blog of the company. The device is presented in two options — Portal and Portal. The first is equipped with the 10-inch screen and has resolution of 1280х800 pixels. The second gadget has the 15-inch display with the resolution of 1920х1080 pixels. Users of Portal will be able to communicate without binding to any place as the "clever" camera monitors movements of the interlocutor and keeps him in focus. The "clever" sound in turn reduces the level of background noise to a minimum. Calls will be carried out through Facebook application of Messenger, at the same time at the same time will be able to communicate to seven people. It is possible to operate a device by voice. Will respond the Amazon Alexa virtual assistant to the requests of the user. In the company have highlighted that video calls won't be listened, be looked through and to remain. Besides, all video calls will be ciphered. In a social network have specified that the preorder can be issued directly via the website facebook.com and also in Amazon and Best Buy. Deliveries of gadgets will begin in November of the current year. The Portal model will cost the buyer $199, Portal — $349. The set from two Portal devices will cost $ dollars 298. Economy in that case will make $100.

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