Google+ iPhone App Gets Hangouts – Video Chat Feature And More

Google+ for iPhone

Google continues to rollout new features and improvements for Google+ app for iPhone and iPod Touch.

As promised, the latest update brings Hangouts – Google+ video chat feature to iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. You can also +1 on comments and send photos in Messenger using the native iOS app. Google claims that they’ve also made performance improvements and has fixed various bugs.

Here’s the list of new features and improvements in the latest version of Google+:

  • Join Hangouts from the mobile app
  • Huddle is now Messenger
  • Send photos in Messenger
  • +1 on comments
  • Reliability improvements in Messenger
  • Granular push notification settings
  • Map view in profile for places you’ve lived
  • Improved +mention support
  • Share a post with individuals
  • Improved public search for people
  • Various bug and performance improvements

The new mobile Hangouts feature is very impressive, it allows you to video chat with up to 9 friends while on the move.

To update to the latest version of Google+ app, visit the App Store on your iPhone and select Updates, or download it using this App Store link.