Cisco kicked off Tuesday’s WebexOne convention with some huge information for Apple followers: now you can make Webex calls in your Apple TV 4K.
The brand new Webex app for Apple TV 4K works equally to FaceTime, permitting customers to take part in conferences by way of a TV related to Apple TV 4K. Customers can log into a gathering utilizing a cell phone to scan a QR code on the TV. For the reason that Apple TV 4K would not have a digicam or microphone, customers can make the most of the brand new steady digicam assist in tvOS 17, which connects to an iPhone or iPad that may be arrange as a digicam and microphone for the Apple TV.
The Webex app for Apple TV 4K was talked about throughout Apple’s announcement of tvOS 17 at WWDC. This announcement targeted on the mixing of FaceTime into tvOS 17. The Webex app makes use of the Continuity Digicam software programming interface (API) that was launched at WWDC.
The Webex app for Apple Watch can now show a listing of conferences and customers can faucet a gathering to affix it in audio-only mode. If a person pairs their Apple Watch with AirPods, the Webex app can use the AirPods’ microphone and the person can converse in the course of the assembly.
The Webex app for Apple TV 4K and Apple Watch might be downloaded by way of the Apple App Retailer. Extra particulars might be discovered on the Webex weblog.