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Facebook Portal review

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Key features
  • Smart display
  • Voice control (smart speakers)
  • Alexa

There are plenty of devices you can use to make a video call: tablets, laptops, mobile phones, as well as smart displays with Alexa or Google Assistant such as an Amazon Echo Show or Google Nest Hub. So what can Facebook bring to the party? The answer is a smart display and photo frame that’s specifically designed for fostering connections between distant people. We've been hands-on to find out how well it works.

Included in our expert review
  • Pros and cons
  • What is it?
  • What’s the display like?
  • What’s the sound like?
  • What’s it like to use?
  • Is Facebook a good brand?
  • Is there anything I should watch out for?
  • Is there anything else I should know?
  • Which? first look verdict
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First reviewed by Which?

May 2020

Released

October 2019

Test results

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We have tested 149 wireless, smart and Bluetooth speakers and found that there are 11 Don't Buys and 28 Best Buys.
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  3. 86%
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