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About Skype

Skype is a messaging service with which you can make voice or video calls and send messages. Besides you can also send photos or videos and as of late make even group video calls.

With Skype you keep in touch with your friends no matter where they are. Make voice or video calls with your friends, chat with your acquaintances or share snapshots. Skype offers you a fast and simple communication with your friends.

Skype – features:

  • Keep in touch: With Skype you can communicate with your friends, family and acquaintances. You can either send messages in chats or make voice or video calls. Besides text messages you can also send photos, videos, voice messages or emojis to your friends. In addition you can also react directly to your friend’s message by adding e.g. an emoji to the message. With Skype even group chats are possible so that you can also communicate with several contact members at the same time.
  • Voice and video calls: Skype is known for its free voice and video calls. Since Skype uses the internet connection of your smartphone or tablet, there are no additional fees which incur for you. So make always sure that you are connected to WLAN or have enough data volume available. Besides you can also call you friends via their mobile phone or landline number even if they don’t have a Skype account. Possibly there are some additional costs which can incur for that. In addition Skype offers you low priced rates for worldwide mobile phone or landline numbers so that you can call them as cheap as possible.
  • Add-Ins: With Add-Ins you can share content without leaving the app. This is not only useful but also time-saving: Thanks to the Add-Ins you don’t have to see saw between the apps.
  • Group video calls: group chat with a personal touch: Skype’s new group video calls offer you the possibility to start a video chat with several contact members. Like that you can e.g. talk to your whole family at the same time, communicate with all your best friends or conduct an even more lively talk.

Conclusion: With Skype you keep in permanent touch with your friends and family. The app distinguishes itself not only through its popular voice and video calls but also through individual chats. With Skype friends and family are always near you no matter where they are.

4 of 5 Look & feel
4 of 5 Handling
4 of 5 Usability
5 of 5 All in all


Rating: 3.5
Number of voters: 379683
Minimum iOS Version: 9.0
App Version: 8.3
App Size: 89.9 MB
Release: 2009-03-31
Sold by: Skype Communications S.a.r.l
Advisories: Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity, Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
Languages: AR, BG, CA, HR, CS, DA, NL, EN, ET, FI, FR, DE, EL, HE, HI, HU, ID, IT, JA, KO, LV, LT, MS, NB, PL, PT, RO, RU, SR, ZH, SK, SL, ES, SV, TH, ZH, TR, UK, VI
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Deleting Android-Apps:

1. Go to Menu "Settings" and choose Apps or Application Manager;
2. Swipe down to "Download" and choose the App you want to delete;
3. Choode "De-Install" Button and confirm by tapping "OK". The App is going to be deleted and the icon will disappear from your homescreen immediately.

Deleting iOS-Apps:

1. To delete an iPhone or iOS App you have to go to the homescreen;
2. Look out for the App you want to delete and press and and hold the App icon with your finger for a few moments;
3. Hold your finger until the App icon starts to look like shaking and you will see appear an "X" in the upper left corner of the App icon;
4. Tab on the "X"-symbol and a popup windows appears asking, if you´re sure deleting the choosen App. Confirm in this screen if you do. The App is going to be deleted and the icon will disappear from your homescreen immediately.

Deleting Windows-Phone Apps:

1. Go to the Apps-list and choose the App you want to delete;
2. Press on the App until the context-menu appears showing you a few options to choose from;
3. Tab the button "de-installation" and confirm in the following popup-windows that you are sure that you want to delete the App;
4. If you have choosen "Yes" the App will be deleted and is going to disappear immediately from your device. If you want to delete a Games-App you have to follow the above steps by beginning going to the Games-List.