Zoom for Home App to Appear on Facebook Portal Devices

Zoom Video Communications  (ZM) – Get Report and Facebook  (FB) – Get Report said on Wednesday that the Zoom for Home videoconferencing app will join the social-media titan’s Portal video-calling devices next month.

“Zoom on Portal will allow customers to use a device that blends into their home and brings one-touch-join face-to-face communication and digital white-boarding for all your Zoom meetings,” Zoom said in a statement.

“In addition, Portal’s Smart Camera automatically helps keep you in frame for immersive video calls with colleagues and family. Zoom on Portal will be available on Portal Mini, Portal and Portal+ with support for Portal TV in the future.”

Zoom for Home is also headed to Amazon  (AMZN) – Get Report Echo Show and Alphabet’s  (GOOGL) – Get Report Google Nest Hub Max, Zoom said.

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As for Echo, “Alexa customers will soon be able to join Zoom videoconferences from select Echo Show devices,” Zoom said. 

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