About 8x8 Meet /

8x8 Meet offers you a flexible web and audio conferencing experience that turns ordinary phone calls into productive meetings. Access a personal meeting space that can be used to schedule or instantly launch meetings, dial-in access from over 50 countries, meeting streaming to an unlimited audience, and much more!


8x8 Meet is available to the following types of users:

  • 8x8 Meet with 8x8 Work: As a user in an organization that is an 8x8 Work customer, access the full functionality of 8x8 Meet!

Features in 8x8 Meet

Based on your user type, you have access to a different variety of features. For details on all features, see the feature lists for 8x8 Work and 8x8 Meet users!


8x8 Meet feature

8x8 Work user

Unlimited free meeting access for up to 500 participants at a time

Access to a personal meeting space

Integration with your preferred calendar app

Make your meeting more secure by setting a passcode, randomizing your meeting URL, or enabling a pre-meeting lobby room to screen incoming participants

Access to a list of past meetings you attended, and meeting resources such as participant lists and audio transcripts

Invite participants by copying and sending meeting details

Invite participants via email address

Invite participants by dialing out to their phone number or SIP device address

Create or use meeting breakout rooms

(from browsers, desktop apps, and 8x8 Work for Mobile 10.14 and newer)

Enable a blurred or virtual background while sharing video with participants

Record meetings

Access meeting recordings on demand

(unlimited time)

View real-time audio subtitles in meetings

(in English)

Join a meeting via phone or SIP device call internationally

Stream meetings live via YouTube

Share on-screen content with participants

(from apps and desktop browsers)

Chat with participants publicly or privately

Organize and participate in polls during meetings

(from desktop apps, 8x8 Work for Mobile, and browsers)

As a desktop app or browser participant, remotely control the desktop of a desktop app participant to walk them through a computer task they have a question on

(from desktop apps and browsers to desktop)

As a team leader or administrator, add your organization's branding to customize your meeting spaces

(as an 8x8 Work admin via 8x8 Admin Console)

As a team leader or administrator, control whether people outside of your organization can access in-meeting moderator settings.

(as an 8x8 Work admin via 8x8 Admin Console)

Empower the existing hardware of a conference room with 8x8 Meet capability via 8x8 Spaces

Automatically access all people in your organization for communication and collaboration via 8x8 Meet

Launch meetings from a chat with a contact or a group of contacts

Promote phone calls to meetings

Note: If you are an 8x8 Work user but your organization does not enable creating or joining meetings in 8x8 Work for Desktop, you do not have access to meetings from within 8x8 Work.