NEW YORK, /PRNewswire/ — ooVoo, the leading high quality video calling service allowing multiple callers to chat together for a unique social video chat experience across Android, iOS, PC and Web platforms, today announced the expansion of ooVoo Mobile to more than 200 Android-supported devices worldwide. This includes the newest Android offerings from Samsung, HTC, Motorola, LG and Verizon LTE smartphones, plus Lenovo and VIZIO tablets. The video chat service is available as a free download from the Android Market.
“Since we first launched our mobile service in 2010, ooVoo is delivering high quality video chat to a rapidly expanding list of Android devices,” said Philippe Schwartz, CEO of ooVoo. ”As we bring ooVoo’s free multi-person video service to more people in more places across every platform, the market is responding with a dramatic increase in ooVoo users and usage.”
The app was featured in the recent Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet introduction and was launched on VIZIO’s 8″ Tablet with Wi-Fi. ooVoo was selected as a top ten finalist at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2011 Mobile Apps Showdown and the South-by-Southwest (SXSW) 2011 Team Android Choice Awards. In the first quarter of 2011, Nielsen NetRatings ranked ooVoo as the industry’s fastest growing communication app for PCs.
To get ooVoo Mobile video chat, users can download the free application for WiFi, 3G or 4G-enabled smartphones and tablets at www.oovoo.com.
Based in New York, ooVoo (www.oovoo.com) provides high quality video chat to more than 30 million users worldwide. ooVoo’s cloud-based technology enables consumers and businesses to experience real-time video calls on PCs, Macs and mobile devices with up to twelve users simultaneously. More than 65% of ooVoo users are under age 25 and 50% of users hang out with friends on ooVoo every day.