Facebook has announced the release of two new Portal video-calling products.

The two new versions of its Portal video-calling devices will showcase new technology including WhatsApp and updated security features.

The Portal Go has a 10 inch screen, a 12 megapixel camera and can be carried wirelessly. 

The Portal+ has a 12 megapixel camera and is wireless, but features a bigger screen at 14 inches.

The new Portal Go and Portal+ devices will be available from October 19 and will support Microsoft Teams and WhatsApp.

The new WhatsApp multi-device tool allows people to use the messaging software on their phone and four other smart devices, which includes Portal. 

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Updates will include a number of new privacy controls to accompany the current settings which include screen locking, a device passcode and a lens cover to block the camera. 

New features also include Household Mode, giving the owner the ability to allow or prohibit different apps and contacts to be accessed by other Portal users. 

Facebook has confirmed that the new Portal Go will be priced at £199 and the Portal+ will cost £349.

The products will be available to purchase via the Facebook Portal website.