FaceTime for Mac has been announced at the same day as new MacBook Air. FaceTime was only available on iOS for iPhone 4 and iPod Touch. Now, Apple made the WiFi video calling available across desktop computer and mobile devices.
- FaceTime to Mac beta is now available for free download at here (13.4MB).
- After downloading, double-click on the FaceTime.mpkg icon to start the installation.
- After the installation, you need to setup your FaceTime using Apple ID and add an email as your caller ID (people use the email to reach you on FaceTime).
- Now, you can make free video calls to family and friends with iPhone 4, new iPod Touch or Mac computer.
Bonus: How to test FaceTime video call?
Now you got FaceTime for Mac but can’t find anyone on FaceTime to test the video call? Facelette is the answer. As soon as you submit your FaceTime ID on the site, you will receive FaceTime video callsssss from other FaceTime strangers.
Warning: it can be quite annoying! (FaceTime will auto launch on incoming calls..)
Have you tried FaceTime? How is the performance?