There are 2 types of private video calls:
In addition to group chat modes, performer can Go Live in Calls or Locked Calls mode, disabling group chat.
Performers can use call only modes to take calls, without starting group / presale chat.
These modes are predefined in latest defaults.
In Locked Calls mode, room is only available for predefined call links, hiding from room list.
Call can be started with microphone only (chat + audio) and a Reveal button activates after some warmup time.
User can reveal own webcam by choice after warmup time. There’s a timer showing time left until webcam can be uncovered.
Warmup time can be configured from settings or by user if options are enabled in chat interface.
HTML5 Videochat supports audio only mode where users can only broadcast microphone without camera video.
Audio only is effective for users with low internet connections.
When using simple interface (Broadcast, Playback, 2 Way) a special interface focused on chat shows for audio only.