Marco Polo Video Walkie Talkie
- Last update: 1 year ago
- Version: Varies with device
- Size: 14.20M
- Compatibility: Varies with device
- Author: Joya Communications
- Content rating: Everyone
- Package name: co.happybits.marcopolo
- Last update: 4 years ago
- Version: 0.14.121
- Size: 126 MB
- Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
- Author: Joya Communications
- Content rating: Rated 4+
- Languages: English
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Marco Polo: A Video Chat That Stores Your Data Review
Marco Polo is an application the main purpose of which is to connect people no matter where in the world they are. Even if you have a busy life, the program will help to keep in touch with all your beloved ones. It will give you a chance to hear their voices and to see their faces when you are free. You can download Marco Polo to any iOS-based smartphone, starting with 10.0 version.
Marco Polo review shows that the application is straightforward in controlling. To record a message, you need to press the buttons “Start” and “Stop” accordingly, and press the button “Send”. Also, the application contains video and voice filters which will be fun to attach to the message. The videos of any length are stored in the cloud, so you can re-watch them anytime. The program saves even lifetime conversations. It’s better to use Marco Polo over Wi-Fi connection in any country of the world.
The application has a simple and nice design. You can see the full-screen video of people with who you have a conversation. And in case of a live chat, your image is shown at the bottom of the screen. There is the possibility to add emojis to the videos. The section of emojis is located on the right side of the display along the telephone border, for making the control easier. Besides that, you can draw on the screen or add texts to the videos.
As app provides a personal connection with family members and friends, it’s very convenient in usage. When receiving the video message in chat, there is no need to be online. You can watch it later. The same is with the person on the other end. And there is no need to end the conversation when you have to leave somewhere — continue talking using Marco Polo.
The program will not interrupt your daily chores, and you will not be caught by the telephone call at an inappropriate time. It can be used wherever you want, when you are free: between meetings, on motion, any time when it’s more convenient for you. Also, the program helps you not to feel lonely.
The developers took care of privacy as well. The app doesn’t refer to any big social network. There is no possibility to search for a user’s profile without knowing the telephone number. No one has public access to your profile or the ability to look for strangers and send them videos.
Cross-platform use 5/5
The program operates on iOS 10.0 or later versions of the system. It is comparable with the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Also, there is a good piece of news for Android owners. Your family members and close friends don’t have to buy an iPhone to send you a video hello through the application. If they have smartphones on Android, they support the app as well.
All the features used in Marco Polo video chat are free. You can additionally purchase and install Family Sharing app and Siri. With the first one, up to six members of your family will be able to use the application. With Siri installed controlling of the app only by using your voice becomes much easier.
The Bottom Line
Downloading Marco Polo is your go-to option if your schedule is packed, but you still want to keep in touch with friends and family daily. Straightforward controls make the app handy for users of any ages. And the ability to talk online or watch the recorded videos later turn Marco Polo in an extremely flexible video chat. In our opinion, you can definitely give this video walkie talkie a chance.
Marco Polo is a nice video chat messenger for communication in real-time, as well as for offline communication if you and your interlocutor live in different time-zones.
Pros : free of charge;
convenient to use when busy or living in different time-zones;
Cons : uses a significant amount of battery power;
you cannot send pictures through the app;
better use on WiFi as it takes much of data.rossplatform availability.
Cross-platform use 5.0