4122 reviews
By installing you agree to the Terms of Use and other terms
Get once, download on compatible Windows devices too



Download size

14 MB

Last updated



Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8

App requires

  • contacts
  • phone identity
  • video and still capture
  • location services
  • 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)

Afrikaans العربية Azərbaycan dili (Azərbaycan) Беларуская български Català čeština dansk Deutsch Ελληνικά English español Español (España, alfabetización internacional) español (México) eesti euskara فارسى suomi Filipino français galego Hausa עברית हिंदी hrvatski magyar Bahasa Indonesia italiano 日本語 Қазақ 한국어 lietuvių latviešu македонски јазик Bahasa Melayu Nederlands polski Português português (Brasil) română русский slovenčina slovenski Shqip srpski svenska ไทย Türkçe українська O'zbekcha Tiếng Việt 中文(简体) 中文(繁體)
show languages
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?
 - Meeting with friends? You can now share locations over Skype.
 - Change notification settings per chat.
 - Save received photos to your camera roll.

- 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.
show details


  • by kushal 29-09-2014
    Very poor app...does not open in windows 8.1
  • by durgaprasad 29-09-2014
  • by jinu 29-09-2014
    Its not working properly in windows 8.1😢
  • by anup 29-09-2014
    Attach it from facebook chat..
  • by s 29-09-2014
    Not installing on L520 8.1
  • by jai 29-09-2014
    Good working in windows 8.1 also. Just sign in with ur microsoft account ..
  • by spurgeon 29-09-2014
    Really slow in connection and not up to the mark.please update it
  • by Sandeep 28-09-2014
    A Ton of bugs, lots of resuming, crashes on resuming most of times, not worth calling it a product of MS:(:(. Not integrated properly on windows, does not access my contacts properly. I can make calls that is why it is 2 stars :(:(
  • by Shikhar 28-09-2014
    Please improve performanve of this app, this is not expected with microsoft. I can't login into skype with my skype id and many more bugs in this app please work on this ASAP. This is a very essential app please do something.. Thanks :)
  • by raju 28-09-2014
    Immediately update. Its too bad now