August 8, 2022

What you need to know

  • Google Chat now lets you add up to 8,000 members to a space.
  • The change marks a significant increase from the previous limit of 400 members.
  • It is now available to all Google Workspace customers, as well as legacy G Suite Basic and Business users.

Google Chat spaces are now a lot bigger and noisier. Google has announced that up to 8,000 members can now be added to a space within the chat service.

The search giant has announced (opens in new tab) that it is allowing more participants to join a Chat space in order to “increase connectivity and create broader communities for your organizations.”