Product Reviews

Product Reviews

A product does not stand on specs alone. VC Daily reviews help you make the most informed choices in video conferencing hardware.

Lifesize video conferencing review

Lifesize Video Conferencing Review: A Revitalized Video Platform

“Traditional, on-premises video conferencing is dying, as today’s organizations look for a more practical solution for connecting and engaging their workforce.” With those words, CEO Craig Molloy breathed new life into video...
Pluot video conferencing review screenshot

Pluot Video Conferencing Review: Aging WebRTC Still Has Value

Our Pluot video conferencing review comes with the caveat that the service is being phased out. The startup WebRTC platform has been succeeded by a new service from the same company,...
Our review of ooVoo vs. Houseparty.

ooVoo Vs. Houseparty Review: Group Chat Apps Battle for the Youth Video Vote

The chat wars are fought and won as much with cash flow as they are with user numbers. There are few multi-million user video conferencing apps that don’t have the super deep...
Evaluating Appear.In vs Hangouts

Appear.In Vs. Hangouts: Quick and Easy WebRTC VC Can’t Match Google’s List of Features

Comparing the video conferencing merits of Google Hangouts with those of Appear.In is like matching the present up against the future. Hangouts is a fully formed, established app with all the...
Explore our 2017 review of the LINE app.

LINE App Review 2017: The Japanese Social Media and Video Calling App Offers Loads...

The world of social media app LINE is a big place. It is inhabited by more than 200 million users, and it includes every major feature a modern social media hub...
comparing justalk vs skype

JusTalk Vs. Skype: Skype’s Makeover Helps It Match JusTalk for Frivolous Fun

JusTalk vs Skype. For some time the two platforms have been in different realms, but comparisons with youthful apps like JusTalk are exactly why Skype was given its recent makeover. Just a...
deciding between zoom vs. gotomeeting

Zoom Vs. GoToMeeting: Cheaper, Deeper Video Calling Makes Zoom a Better Choice

A comparison of popular video conferencing platforms Zoom and GoToMeeting isn’t so much a competition as a confirmation of why the former has become one of the fastest growing apps in...
2017 skype update review

2017 Skype Update Review: Mimicking Snapchat Takes the App Away from Video Calling

If you can’t beat them, dress just like them and stand right up close to them. That seems to be the idea behind Skype’s first big makeover in more than a decade....
Logitech Zone Wireless review

Logitech Zone Wireless Review: Versatile Comfort and Convenience

Ideally, what do we all want from a work headset? We want a functional device with noise cancellation so we have the option of silencing the din of an open office....
Kakaotalk review screenshot

KakaoTalk Review: The Potential Is There, But for Now Video Calling Is a Novelty

Video calling is gathering momentum as a social media tool. All the big-name platforms have it--for example, there are at least three different ways to place a video call on Facebook....