In recent weeks, Facebook’s Portal unit rolled out a number of new devices and features. Facebook’s video chat device is and is due out next month.
Today, Facebook begins shipping the Portal Mini and second-generation Portal smart display for $129 and $179, respectively. Both make voice and video calls on Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp, but using the two Facebook apps with Portal is not yet a comparable experience. More on that later.
The 10-inch second-generation Portal comes with some design changes. And Portal’s offerings for users have grown since Facebook’s first piece of internally made hardware But the biggest addition this year is the introduction of WhatsApp, now Facebook’s most popular app, according to analysis.
With , WhatsApp may also be one of the most