The installation of Facebook Video Chat is a bit suspicious however.
It tries to install the Babylon toolbar, make Babylon your default webpage and make it your default search engine.
Once more than six people are on the call, just the dominant speaker is shown to all participants and only the dominant person can end the call.
Video and audio chatting are now possible in Facebook thanks to Skype integration and Facebook Video Chat simply offers an alternative way of doing it.
It adds 4 extra icons to your Facebook chat dialog window - a webcam, a microphone, a games icon and a smiley.
The latter is currently i OS only but will be rolling out to Android soon.
Group Video Chat is available, by default, to show the faces of six people but you can add more friends (up to 50) at any time during the text conversation, or call.
The social network is clearly interested in capturing both consumers and, with the recent launch of its Work software, office employees who do a fair amount of telecommuting and video conferencing.