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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)

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)
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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 User 27/08/2014
    Crashing on Lumia 520
  • by sagar 27/08/2014
  • by Shah Sawood 26/08/2014
    Help me plz, my skype cannot sign in, i donk know why, and also now skype in store says that Skype is not available for ur phone o in ur region, but it was working perfect in my Nokia Lumia 800 with version 7.8 OS, plz help me, +923469091861 and, thanks in advance.
  • by Muhammad 26/08/2014
    Very nice
  • by User 24/08/2014
    Very bad app just need Microsoft account no need original name of Skype just like android or apple
  • by Farman Ali 24/08/2014
    Its good working on my htc 8s windows phone my skype id is farmanalimalik
  • by Ahmar 22/08/2014
    Very nice app. If someone is having problems regarding Skype in windows 8.1 then install it on phone memory not on sd card. Sd card makes it work slower than usual.
  • by User 22/08/2014
    No sign in easly again if once U log out
  • by syed 21/08/2014
    There is an problem, we didn't received any notifications of calls and SMS when Skype is closed.
  • by Afraz 21/08/2014
    Very bad just because of Microsoft should be work with original Skype name like android and ios..this is just stupidity of Microsoft that's why Skype sucks in Lumia phones...