FaceTime este producto cumple con nuestros estándares mínimos de seguridad
Apple | Comes installed free on all Apple hardware


Fecha de la reseña 23/04/2020

If you've ever video chatted iPhone-to-iPhone, chances are you used FaceTime. Apple's video calling app is installed on all its devices by default, meaning FaceTime options get prime placement. FaceTime is super simple, making it easy to access features like mute and flip camera. This simplicity is also FaceTime's downside: callers can't lock their calls with a password, use a virtual background, or access a web link that would allow anyone to quickly join a call. The biggest downside? The FaceTime club is an exclusive one – if you don't have an Apple device, you can't join.

Estándares mínimos de seguridad

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Calificación general de seguridad
4,5/5 estrella
FaceTime uses end-to-end encryption.
Actualizaciones de seguridad
Apple updates FaceTime at least twice a year to add new features and address small bugs.
Contraseña fuerte
Users can and should password protect their phone to keep unwanted people from making FaceTime calls. When making a person-to-person call, passwords aren't required or even needed.
Gestiona las vulnerabilidades
Apple has a bug bounty program for security vulnerabilities
Política de privacidad

¿Qué se requiere para registrarse?

FaceTime requires users to sign in with their Apple ID

¿Cómo gestiona la privacidad?

¿Cómo comparte datos?
Apple does collect personal infomation on users such as email address, phone number, social media profile information, and more. Apple states in its privacy policy that it does not sell personal information with third parties for marketing purposes. However, Apple also states that there may be times it provides third parties with certain personal information to help Apple market to consumers.
¿Cómo se gestionan tus grabaciones?
FaceTime does not have an official call recording option.
¿Te avisa cuando las llamadas están siendo grabadas?
FaceTime has no built-in call record feature, but callers are still able to take a screenshot of their screen. Snapping a screenshot with the button on the bottom left of the call window results in an alert to the other person about the screenshot. Taking a screenshot using a physical button combination (home button + power button or home button + volume button) does not alert the other caller. Newer versions of iOS allow users to record video of their screen using the Screen Recording feature. If one FaceTime user starts to record video of their screen, the app will not alert call participants as to what's happening.
¿La plataforma dice que cumple con las leyes de privacidad médica de los Estados Unidos?
FaceTime is not HIPAA compliant
Enlaces a información de privacidad

¿Puedo controlarlo?

Controles de host
Hosts and participants all have the same level of control, from muting their own mic to switching from their phone's front-facing camera to the rear. FaceTime centers video conference calls around group chats within the iPhone's Messages app. Anyone within a specific group chat can join the group FaceTime call at any time.
¿Es fácil aprender y usar las funciones?
FaceTime features are straightforward. Apple device owners can make FaceTime calls right from their device's Messages app by tapping the video icon. Apple's site provides documentation to learn how to use features.

Qué podría pasar si algo falla

Not too much, we think. Apple is known for having a pretty strong privacy track record. FaceTime is end-to-end encrypted, which is the best case scenario for a video chat app. FaceTime makes a fine video chat option (if all your friends own Apple products).


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