Skype for iPhone
By Skype Communications S.a.r.l
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Say “hello” to friends and family with an instant message, voice or video call on Skype for free. There’s so much you can do, right from the palm of your hand.
Join over 250 million people every month using Skype
- Get started with Skype on your iPhone and find your friends in an instant.
Call friends on Skype
- Enjoy free voice and video calls to anyone else who is on Skype and make HD quality video calls from your iPhone 5.
Talk to friends in an instant
- Instant message your friends in a flash plus send emoticons.
- Stay in touch with friends and family even when they're busy or offline with unlimited, free video messages.
- Send photos on your iPhone directly to friends or family via Skype. There's no limit on the size of the photo you can send, so you can share a moment without reaching email size limits or paying expensive MMS charges.
Call mobiles and landlines
- Add a little Skype Credit to send low-cost SMS messages or call friends on their mobile or landline.
No WiFi? No problem
- Skype works on 3G* and WiFi – so you can stay in touch, even if you’re out and about.
Chat with anyone, anywhere
- Skype’s available on smartphones, tablets, PCs, Macs and even TVs. Whatever device your friend or family uses, Skype just works. Simple.
Search the app store for other great apps from Skype:
- Skype for iPad
- Skype WiFi
* Operator charges may apply
* iOS 5 or above.
* Send and receive video using front or back camera on:
- iPhone family: iPhone4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5
- iPod Touch family: iPod Touch 4th Generation, iPod Touch 5th Generation
* Works with any H264 compatible devices, including TVs.
* This version works on iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5 and iPod touch.
What's New in Version 4.17.2
- General fixes.
Okay after the update my Skype is just being stupid. It doesn't inform me about a new message, randomly logs me out, and doesn't send my messages. Please fix this because this is starting to get annoying.
Main Concern: Freezing
This version keeps freezing whenever I tap to view recent chat messages, and is a little slow compared to other apps.
Constant problems, random sound problems (background crackle too loud/ voice too quiet)
A lot of bad quality calls, either so blurry can't see , or voice cutting in and out. (NOT AN INTERNET PROBLEM)
- Category: Social Networking
- Updated: Mar 04, 2014
- Version: 4.17.2
- Size: 30.5 MB
- Languages: English, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish
- Seller: Skype Communications S.a.r.l
- © (c) 2003 - 2014 Skype Limited, Patents Pending. Skype, associated trade marks and logos and the "S" symbol are trade marks of Skype Limited
Compatibility: Requires iOS 5.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.
Top In-App Purchases
- "Skype Credit" top-up$4.99