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Duo prides itself on two important features: adaptability to your connection speed (the quality of the stream drops if you're on a slow connection) and seamless transition between Wi Fi and data networks.To achieve the latter, you'll see that Duo activates both Wi Fi and data immediately every time the app is opened, to make sure that the latter is already connected and ready should the Wi Fi signal drop. Now you may tell me that most of my screenshots in this post have a rather bad resolution.But my last few days with Duo have shown me another side to the story.Duo isn't trying to revolutionize video calls, it just wants to approach them from a more modern perspective, one that builds on our smartphone-carrying habits, our needs for immediacy, and our disdain for complexity.You can set the phone to vibrate or not when receiving a call, limit mobile data usage, unregister your phone number in case you're switching numbers or don't want to use Duo anymore, see and manage your blocked numbers, and activate one of Duo's unique features: Knock Knock.This basically shares the caller's video stream before the recipient answers the call, as a way to entice them to pick up the phone.
If you fail to answer, a missed call notification will appear on your phone and let you either call back or message (SMS) the person back.
Duo doesn't require usernames or passwords, not on your end nor on your friends'.
All you need to contact someone on Duo is their phone number, which more often than not you already have for all the people you might want to video call.
Compared to Facetime, Skype, Hangouts, and many other services, setup is faster and simpler, and usage afterward is more straightforward.
And yes phone numbers might be ripe for abuse and spam, but so are usernames and email addresses. I'd wager the reason is that Google wanted to do less, but do it better. Launch the app and you're greeted with your face from the front camera on your phone (we've already established it might not be sexy), a white bottom overlay with a button, and an overflow menu on the top right.