Duo | Hangouts | Meet este producto cumple con nuestros estándares mínimos de seguridad
Google | Duo & Hangout are free. Meet offers a free version, with paid versions up to $25 per month

Duo | Hangouts | Meet

Fecha de la reseña 23/04/2020

Google Duo, Google Hangouts, Google Meet. The various options can be confusing - here's the breakdown: Google Duo is a simple video call app for up to 12 participants. Google Hangouts allows for video calls up to 25 participants, as well as phone calls and text chats. Google Meet is their business-grade video conferencing option, for up to 100 participants, built into the paid version of G Suite. There you have it.

Estándares mínimos de seguridad

Cinco pasos básicos que todas las empresas deberían tomar para proteger la privacidad de los clientes. Más información.

Calificación general de seguridad
5/5 estrella
Google uses encryption on all three of its video chat apps. Google Duo is the only one of the three apps that claims to use end-to-end encryption.
Actualizaciones de seguridad
Google updates these apps around three times a year, primarily to address compatibility issues and minor bug fixes.
Contraseña fuerte
Both Hangouts and Meet require a strong password to login. Duo does not require a password as it is a simple calling app. Users can and should passcode protect their phone to keep unwanted people from making calls.
Gestiona las vulnerabilidades
Google has a bug bounty program for security vulnerabilities
Política de privacidad

¿Qué se requiere para registrarse?

Users sign in with an email. It does not have to be a gmail address.

¿Cómo gestiona la privacidad?

¿Cómo comparte datos?
Google collects information on users that includes name, birthday, gender, phone number, email, location, contacts you add, and apps you use. Google uses your personal information “to serve you relevant ads in Google products, on partner websites, and in mobile apps.” According to the company, customers own their data and it does not sell this data to third parties. Google does state it gets paid by advertisers for placing ads to you based on your personal information.
¿Cómo se gestionan tus grabaciones?
Recordings in all three apps can be initiated by the call host (or someone within the same organization as the host) and are saved in Google Drive. There isn't an option to record directly to an individual's internal hard drive.
¿Te avisa cuando las llamadas están siendo grabadas?
People are notified when the recording starts or stops, but cannot control the recording.
¿La plataforma dice que cumple con las leyes de privacidad médica de los Estados Unidos?
Google video call apps are not compliant by default. Google video call apps can be HIPAA compliant. Please check with your healthcare provider to make sure their Google video service meets all the requirements.
Enlaces a información de privacidad

¿Puedo controlarlo?

Controles de host
For Google Duo, hosts can start calls, mute, and stop calls. Pretty simple. For Google Hangouts, hosts can add and remove people from a conversation, mute, and control who can send messages. For Meet, only 'Owners' have the control to pin, mute and remove participants. At the time of writing, Meet does not regulate who can share content at any given time. Once someone is admitted into a meeting, they automatically have the ability to present.
¿Es fácil aprender y usar las funciones?
Google Duo is a simple app that only does video call and is easy to learn. Hangouts has a bit more to it, but still seems easy to grasp for an average users. For Google Meet, the feature set is somewhat limited compared to the other business-targeted apps in this guide, but the platform is intended for ease of use. Users can join calls directly in the browser or with an app. Their support articles are easily accessible and laid out in a logical fashion.

Qué podría pasar si algo falla

Google Duo is end-to-end encrypted, which is good. Hangouts and Meet aren't but still use encryption. Google is a big company that does a good job on security, so your video calls will most likely be pretty secure. Many people are already using Google products and like the ease of use that offers. Others may be excited to use products that offer similar features but have been developed by open source or newer companies.


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