Skype

Skype

By Skype Communications S.a.r.l

Score: 4.4516
4.4516
From 63,092 Ratings

Description

Skype keeps the world talking. Say “hello” with an instant message, voice or video call, no matter what device they use Skype on. Skype is available on phones, tablets, PCs, and Macs. • Video calls – Don’t just hear the cheers, see them! Get together with 1 or 49 of your friends and family on a HD video call. Watch everyone’s smiles and cries when you tell them “We’re engaged!!!" • Chat – Reach people instantly. Send messages to your friends, grab someone’s attention with @ mentions, or create a group chat to plan a family reunion. • Share – Send photos and videos with your family and friends. Save shared photos and videos to your camera roll. Share your screen to make travel plans with friends or present designs to your team. • Voice calls – Camera shy? Make voice calls to anyone in the world on Skype. You can also call mobile and landlines at low rates. • Express yourself – Liven up conversations with emoticons, GIFs, stickers, images from your device or web. • SMS - Use Skype to send SMS messages to mobiles worldwide. Skype to Skype calls are free. Operator data charges may apply. We recommend using an unlimited data plan or WiFi connection. • Privacy and Cookies policy: https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=507539 • Microsoft Services Agreement: https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=530144 • EU Contract Summary: https://go.skype.com/eu.contract.summary Access Permissions: All permissions are optional and require consent (you can continue using Skype without granting these permissions, but certain features may not be available). • Contacts - Skype can sync and upload your device contacts to Microsoft's servers so that you can easily find and connect with your contacts that already use Skype. • Microphone - The microphone is needed for people to hear you during audio or video calls or for you to record audio messages. • Camera - The camera is needed for people to see you during video calls, or for you to be able to take photos or videos whilst you’re using Skype. • Location - You can share your location with other users or use your location to help find relevant places near you. • Photo Library - Storage is needed to be able to store photos or to share your photos with others you may chat with. • Notifications - Notifications allow users to know when messages or calls are received even when Skype is not actively being used. • Siri - This allows Siri to make calls in Skype. • Calendar - Access to the calendar is so that calls can be scheduled and added to the calendar. • Motion Usage - Motion usage is used so that Skype can detect when your device is rotated, so that Skype can orientate the camera correctly.

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Reviews

  • Long Time Skype User Love It!

    5
    By Jptufo
    I'm a long time Skype user - well over 10 years. I have 1,478 contacts on Skype. I just got off an 83 minute call in Greece initiated by the other party. The call was FREE to the both of us-Amazing! It was crystal clear. I know people whine and complain about Skype but, in my experience, they're the same people who whine and complain about everything in life. They're malcontents- negative, critical, naysayers, despicable, unforgiving, rude, unhappy, faultfinders, whose opinions should be discarded. I learned a long time ago that I need to be willing to give everything I do a minimum of five years to achieve the best results and that commitment has served me well all these years. People give up too easily, too quickly and that hurts them. Skype does extraordinarily well for me, my business relationships, my clients, referral partners and prospective clients. Thank you from the bottom of my heart. Well done. You're the best!
  • Skype is so good

    5
    By Jam jest Amelka
    Skype it’s so good. My and my dad it’s so long dystanse. My dad is the hikago but my is in the poland. Skype is so good app. I like Skype but i can comunication in my dad. I domy can english.
  • Very good but has some glitches

    4
    By Kopter Doctor
    I love this app and use it frequently but the glitches are annoying. I use the translator and sometimes it works and other times it does not. I have to either hang up and call back or send a new translation requests. The video does not always work. I have to close then reopen the video often to get it to work. If I get another call and place Skype on hold si cannot get Skype to come off of hold and I have to disconnect and call back. This is the best app for video calls with translations. I wish the translation worked better but it is very good for what it is. I am very happy to have it.
  • Took me 30 minutes to register

    1
    By sunsetikk
    They made me go through different captchas which are very annoying and it kept sending me back even when I got right answers. Literally only reason I had to download this and register is because people I need to contact are so old they still use skype.
  • Skype

    3
    By Arvin mohammadi
    The app of Skype is have a good design but when you want to create new account in Skype the app have problems and sometimes you can’t create account
  • Slow and laggy

    1
    By Mason ho
    This app is incredibly boring and slow. It’s not a safe app to use, there are many scammers. Also Skype will lock your Microsoft account for no reason and lock your Skype so that you cannot possibly log in. I absolutely hate this app and now all Microsoft products, I do not recommend it!
  • this makes me mad!

    1
    By koikoiøi
    So when i get home from school every day i call my dad and stuff but sometimes it wont let me call him. You need to fix this because i need to stay in contact with my dad
  • I can’t figure out how to get live support

    2
    By sanguine_penguin
    I found a virtual chat support bot that wasn’t very smart and I found an online community. How do I contact someone on the phone?
  • This deal is really fair I’m happy to part of it

    5
    By gael 2009
    I like this app it lets me call 911
  • spam group chats

    1
    By vrtt
    i keep getting added to spammy group chats. why is there no setting to block group chats by people not in my contacts? i found a privacy setting in contacts that might fix this but why is it also no in the privacy section?

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