Microsoft Teams on Android gets new calling features

Dave W. Shanahan

Microsoft Teams, Microsoft, Android

Microsoft Teams got a new update with bringing some needed features to the app on Android. As noted in a post on MSPU, Microsoft Teams received a number of new “phone call-related capabilities.” Microsoft Teams update on Android brings the app to version 1416/1.0.0.

Here’s a look at the Microsoft Teams app changelog in the Google Play Store:

  • Start a new 1:1 or group call from the Calls tab

  • Consult with the recipient before transferring a call

  • Leave or mute a meeting chat using the new meeting details page

  • Participate in Q&A during Live events

  • Schedule private meetings

  • Preview more file types

Currently, Microsoft Teams has over 1 million downloads in the Google Play Store with a 4.4 (out of 5) rating. Microsoft Teams is also available on iOS and Windows 10. Microsoft Teams,  is a chat and collaboration app, is a good alternative to similar apps, including Slack and Trello, and is offered by Microsoft with Office 365, but also has a free tier available.

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