Make free Skype to Skype video and voice calls as well as send instant messages to friends and family around the world.
- Share your drawings, add a personal touch to photos or annotate maps.
- Skype now gets back up and running quicker.
- Instant sign in with your Microsoft account or the flexibility to use your Skype Name.
- Got HD screen resolution? Skype will now show in all its glory.
- Start Skype calls the easy way from the web and from chats, with third-party app access to Skype.
- 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.
- 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.