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Download size

14 MB

Last updated



Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8

App requires

  • contacts
  • phone identity
  • video and still capture
  • music library
  • photos library
  • media playback
  • microphone
  • data services
  • phone dialer
  • push notification service
  • movement and directional sensor
  • speech
  • VOIP calling
  • web browser component
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
What's this?

Supported languages (53)

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Make free Skype to Skype video and voice calls as well as send instant messages to friends and family around the world.

What's new?
 - Easily share your favorite snaps with Skype's new photo-sharing feature.
 - Performance and stability improvements.
-  General fixes.

- Call friends and family with free Skype to Skype voice calls over 3G* or WiFi and enjoy low cost calls to mobiles and landlines around the world. 
- Make free video calls to anyone else on Skype with high definition video on supported devices.
- Send instant messages to friends on Skype, as well as friends on Messenger if you sign in with your Microsoft account.
- Stay in touch even when the app is closed, with call and message notifications.
- See all your Skype contacts in the People Hub.

System requirements:
- Skype for Windows Phone 8 requires a Windows Phone 8 device.
- To ensure the best quality experience, Skype for Windows Phone requires a minimum of 512MB of memory.

For the best Skype experience, we recommend using an unlimited data plan or a WiFi connection.
Want to know more? Visit Skype for Windows Phone:
Got a question? Check Skype’s FAQ page:
* Operator data charges may apply.
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  • by Matthew 2014-08-26
    Needs an option to delete a conversation
  • by Nemanja 2014-08-25
    Windows Phone 8.1, Skype is so silent even on maximum sound?????!!!!!!
  • by Rod 2014-08-23
    Kvh. Y. Vj.mmk Ih
  • by User 2014-08-22
    Where did all my contacts and credits go? Now that im logged in under my Microsoft account I have to readd and rebuy everything from scratch? This windows phone is just one headache after another. Buyer beware
  • by Administrator 2014-08-22
    d'la câlisse de *****
  • by User 2014-08-20
    What? Now it's not supported by WP 7.8? But it was before, c'mon now there is now Skype for 7.8
  • by Shahid 2014-08-20
    Simply horribly, can't use if don't have Microsoft account, won't allow me to log on to my Skype ID
  • by User 2014-08-19
    Worked fine until latest upgrades. Totally screwed up ability to connect.
  • by Monika 2014-08-17
    Horrible Horrible Horrible. Don't install this. If you use this you are forced to merge your skype account with your microsoft account. Boom, no more sharing Skype credits with my wife. I am going to return this stupid useless Lumia 1020 to the Microsoft store.
  • by User 2014-08-16