Facebook’s new ‘Live Audio’ feature is essentially another Clubhouse copy
- March 24, 2021
It was accounted for in February that Facebook is dealing with a Clubhouse contender, the new completely audio-based social network that has been getting a great deal of consideration recently. Presently, we can at last get a first look at what is internally called “Live Audio,” Facebook’s new feature that is essentially a copy of Clubhouse.
Designer and reverse engineer Alessandro Paluzzi has sorted out some way to empower the new feature in Facebook’s mobile application, which is as yet stowed away from regular clients. The pictures were shared by TechCrunch, which additionally point by point how the feature is required to work — in any event dependent on its internal version.
The audio feature would be integrated into Messenger Rooms, which is a Facebook platform like Zoom with audio and video chats. Clients will soon discover an option to begin a Live Audio broadcast that allows them to hear what you’re saying in a room, like Clubhouse and Twitter Spaces.
When the Live Audio room is made, the client can welcome different clients to join the discussion through a Facebook post, direct message on Messenger, or by sharing a public link. The profile photos of the clients in that room are appeared in a circular shape, and they will be isolated between speakers, individuals followed by speakers, and others, actually like Clubhouse does.
As Paluzzi brought up, this is only an incomplete interface that is not even functional now, so we can’t say that the Live Audio feature will resemble this in its last version. Nonetheless, it’s inconceivable not to contrast it and Clubhouse as Facebook is by all accounts taking full motivation from its new opponent.
Facebook isn’t the only one with regards to building up another audio platform to rival Clubhouse. Twitter has been growing its Spaces feature to more clients in recent weeks with plans to make it accessible to everybody beginning in April.
Clubhouse outperformed 8 million downloads on the App Store a month ago, so it’s expected that different organizations will attempt to contact this audience as there is by all accounts a gigantic interest in audio applications at the present time.