Video communication platform Zoom on Thursday announced a new update that adds help for Apple’s Centre Stage and expanded Gallery View features on the most recent M1 iPad Pro models launched lately. The new features, in particular Centre Stage are made to improve productivity and make Apple’s new iPad Pro more helpful for tasks like video calling.
Support for Centre Stage
Users who uncover it tough to sit at one location constantly for hours in order to adequately seem in the Gallery view can now roam about devoid of bothering about their look on the screen. The Centre Stage feature will automatically adjust the image of the customers and maintain them in frame whilst they are on the move throughout a video contact on platforms like Zoom.
In addition the Centre Stage feature will also maintain updating the Gallery view as and when a new member joins the meeting or exits the meeting seamlessly. Being utilized for a variety of meets ranging from workplace meet, classes, birthday celebrations to even physical exercise, the new Centre Stage feature will give customers freedom to comfortably transform their position devoid of worrying about their image frame.
Zoom, whilst announcing help for the new Apple feature, also clarified that the Centre Stage image recognition will be processed on the device itself and no user information will be transferred to the cloud. The Centre Stage feature will be out there on Zoom 5.6.6 or above and Apple’s 11-inch (third generation) and the 12.9-inch (fifth generation) 2021 iPad Pro.
Video Gallery with up to 48 videos
The feature will assistance customers of the 12.9-inch iPad Pro to view as quite a few as 48 video tiles at a time and outcome in a more fruitful conversation. The feature will especially come to the help of folks who have typical meetings with significant teams and these whose extended family members connect routinely. On other iPad models, the maximum quantity of video tiles visible to the customers is 25. Users can Zoom in and Zoom out to raise the quantity of video tiles visible on their iPad screen, the corporation mentioned in a statement.