You’re surely aware of Skype, who isn’t ? One of the first of its kind, running successfully since a generation. Well, in case you aren’t, there’s no harm cause now you will know what’s it.
What is Skype?
Skype began in 2003 and now in 2013, it offers numerous features to its users. It allows its user to make phone calls online at cheap rates, while skype-to-skype call is free & Instant Messaging over Internet. Not just this, it also encorporates functionality to send/receive Images, Videos and files with your Skype contacts.
Skype for Android offers you the same features within your Smartphones & Tablets, which makes communicating easy on the go. If you have a front facing camera, then you may also make direct video calls to your pals easily over 3G or Wi-Fi. It presently supports and runs on any Android device powered with Android V2.1 or up.
Features offered by Skype for Android
- Free Video calls, IMs and Voice Calls over 3G Network or WiFi
- High quality audio support for better clearity when making calls over Skype
- Communicate with your Windows Live buddies, just by signing in with your Microsoft ID
- Make calls all over the world at cheap call rates
- Share, Send/Receive Videos, Images & Files on the go
- Use your Android’s front or Rear Camera to show-off what’s around you.
Certainly, many more features will be explored when you start using this App.
What comes in Update?
Recently, a day back on 24th of January is when Skype for Android updated to v3.1 bringing in Portrait calling on Tablets, which enables a Tablet user to make video calls even in the portrait mode. Furthermore it also brings some new Additional Language support for Portuguese, Norwegian and English (UK) with Performance Improvements and Bug Fixes.
For more Information, questions or queries, visit Skype for Android FAQ page.
Download and Cherish free Video Calls, Voice Calls and IMs to your Skype contacts.