Instagram ‘Live Rooms’ feature launched, know all about it

Instagram ‘Live Rooms’ feature launched: We all know that Instagram live feature allows two users to go live in the same session. But now the popular social media platform has launched the ‘Live Rooms’ feature, which will let up to three additional users to go live.

Now, if you go live on Instagram, you will be able to add three guests in your session and expand your reach on the platform, Instagram said in a statement.

During the live session, a user will be able to conduct talk shows or podcasts, host jam sessions or collaborate with other artists, and engage in Q&As

The Instagram ‘Live Rooms’ feature comes with a multi-participant chat format. The tests of the new feature involved a few Indian creators and it will be available in Indonesia and India soon.

“This year in particular has seen extensive use of Live, and as physical distancing norms continue, Live will remain an invaluable feature to bring friends, families and audiences together, and foster meaningful conversations,” Ajit Mohan, VP and MD, Facebook India, said in a statement.

Instagram Live Rooms features will be available to Indian users soon
Instagram Live Rooms features will be available for Indian users soon

Instagram Live was launched back in November 2016. The feature allowed users to broadcast live videos for up to an hour.

The Facebook-owned company said Instagram Live views grew 60%  last week compared to the week prior.