Get started with Hangouts
You can use Hangouts to:
Start a chat conversation or video call.
Make phone calls using Wi-Fi or data.
Send text messages with your
Google Voice or Project Fi phone number.
Hangouts sync automatically across devices. If you start
a Hangout on your computer, you can continue your chat on another device, like your phone.
What you need to use Hangouts
A Google Account.
A computer or phone with a camera and microphone. Learn how to use your camera and microphone when you start a video call for the first time.
An internet or data connection