To start, the web platform will be available exclusively to Snapchat Plus customers in the US, UK and Canada, and Snapchatters in Australia and New Zealand.

Snapchats, video calling is available on the Web

Snapchat on Monday announced for the first time bringing features like chatting and video calling to desktop via a new web app.

Snapchats, video calling is available on the Web

"Snapchat for Web is a new way for our community to stay connected through your camera while you're on your computer," the company said in a statement.

Snapchats, video calling is available on the Web

“We can’t wait to bring it to our entire global community soon,” said the platform, which has about 332 million users.

Snapchats, video calling is available on the Web

Snapchat for the web will only be compatible with Google's Chrome browser and not Apple's Safari at launch.

Snapchats, video calling is available on the Web

"With over 100 million Snapchatters on average using our voice and video calling, we're excited to introduce a new way for our community to interact on their computers," said Snap, the parent company of Snapchat.

Snapchats, video calling is available on the Web

Snapchat for the web includes over-the-top messaging features like Chat React and Chat Reply, as well as Lens that will roll out soon.

Snapchats, video calling is available on the Web

Social media platform Snapchat announced last month that its Snapchat Plus, a collection of exclusive, experimental and pre-release features, is available for $3.99 per month.

Snapchats, video calling is available on the Web