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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 ORLOVAK 9/1/2014
    No support for sending pictures..!!!!!!
  • by User 9/1/2014
  • by Firuz 9/1/2014
    For Skype to make a functioning app should be quite simple, unless they want to use it as a surveillance app, then it would lag and crush all the time, well that's non of my business
  • by Justin 9/1/2014
    Not sure why a MS app on an MS device cannot use my account info that I use to log on to the phone to log into Skype.
  • by Hubert 9/1/2014
    Fix your own app Microsoft... My Lumia 930 turns off when someone calls me!
  • by Sina 9/1/2014
    Not as good as ios version....disappointed
  • by User 9/1/2014
    Doesn't load conversations very often, can't see what you're typing at times, no landscape mode.
  • by Opar 9/1/2014
    Using skype in 8.1 is a nightmare... Fix the errors!!!
  • by Dom 9/1/2014
    Very smooth clean app, but would like to see it in intagrated massenger.
  • by Mohammed 9/1/2014
    Phone getting extremely hot and don't get it Microsoft is providing better apps for IOS and Android that their own operating system ***