On macOS or Windows, you can choose the Google Meet layout that you like best - otherwise, Google Meet with auto-switch to display the active participant (the person speaking or presenting).
If you are using a computer, start a video meeting by heading to meet.google.com in your web browser, or click on Google Meet in Gmail or your Google Calendar.
In Google Meet, all data is encrypted between the client and Google for video meetings on a web browser, on the Android and iOS apps, and in meeting rooms with Google meeting room hardware.
You can also add Google Meet to any scheduled Google Calendar event or meeting and start meetings directly from there.
Google has made its Google Meet video conferencing app available for every Google account for free until the end of September.