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Download size

10 MB

Last updated



Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8
  • Windows Phone 7.5

App requires

  • contacts
  • phone identity
  • video and still capture
  • photo, music, and video libraries
  • microphone
  • data services
  • phone dialer
  • camera
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • music library
  • media playback
  • push notification service
  • movement and directional sensor
  • speech
  • VOIP calling
  • web browser component
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
What's this?
*Not available for all phones Learn more

Supported languages (19)

dansk Deutsch English (United States) español suomi français italiano 日本語 한국어 Nederlands polski Português português (Brasil) русский svenska 中文(简体) 中文(繁體) English Español (España, alfabetización internacional)
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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?
- General fixes and improvements.

- 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 User 05/04/2014
    When I log into my account, if I even can none if my contacts are there. I have 2 accounts and one is not connected to my Microsoft account so I cant sign in on that! Waste of time!!!
  • by ann marie 30/03/2014
    This app its some joke with ms account Icant even logout myself and use my other login.There is no minuses stars cos should be -*****
  • by Bruno 28/03/2014
    ****..rubbish...i don't wanna use the MS account to login or link my Skype account with ms account version much better....
  • by User 24/03/2014
    No ring in sleep mode. No issues with skype for Android.
  • by User 19/03/2014
    Forces me to use the Microsoft account on my phone, instead if the skype account I actually have. Stupid!
  • by sinead 19/03/2014
    Useless, wont let me log in, when i go in to sign in, the screen just goes white so i cant put my Microsoft details in
  • by Hansruedi 05/03/2014
    Was perfect, but since Microsoft wanna link my contacts it's the worst! I don't wanna do that.
  • by Julio 05/03/2014
    Best for inter. calls
  • by Marcin 01/03/2014
    Useless! I can't log to my Skype account and I'm not gonna make new in Microsoft! **** you ********!
  • by Jessica 01/03/2014
    It was a decent app until you had to put your Microsoft details in...uninstalling right now!!