des. - Teen app sensation Houseparty will get some competition as Facebook Messenger is launching its own split-screen group video chat feature. logging into an ever-present video chat room that notifies friends like on Houseparty, you deliberately select friends or a group text thread to invite to a video call. 8. okt. - It's called Messenger Lite. You may have heard of Messenger Lite already, and if you live outside of the US, UK, Canada, or Ireland, you may already be using it. Facebook first launched Lite a year ago, intending it for markets whose fickle or low-bandwidth internet connections would collapse under the. To make a voice or video call from the Messenger app, tap the phone or video icon a the top of a conversation. Note: Messenger calls may use Messenger video chatting is not available in all countries, and certain Internet access providers and mobile carriers may restrict access to this service. You can video chat with just.