New fifth version of Viber app for text messaging and online voice calling has introduced video calls and option for sharing contacts over QR codes.
Before becoming a part of the app, video call option via mobile devices was in test phase for two years, and it has been implemented earlier in the desktop version of Viber.
Except video calls, new option in iOS and Android versions of the apps are the QR codes via you can share contact info with other users.
Viber has announced three more major updates of the app, that will among other stuff introduce games.
At the beginning of the year Japanese company Rakuten has acquired Viber for $900 million.