Here’s one fresh application released from Windows Phone Marketplace – Skype (version 188.8.131.52) for Windows Phones. It’s about time that Windows Phones have their own fair share of Skype application to enable the tech-consumers to interact with almost all users of this popular application. I must admit I am one of those tech-consumers who would want to buy my very own Windows Phone like the Nokia Lumia 900 or just even any other Nokia Lumia Windows Phones. I’ve seen how iPhone works and I have my own Symbian and Android OS based smart phones, but a Windows Phone – never had a chance.
Now, almost everybody who owns the latest electronic devices such as smart phones and tablets running on either Android, iOS, Symbian, Desktop PC, MAC, laptops, even on Internet connected TVs can now connect and interact through this cool application called Skype. And the latest operating joining the fun are all the Windows Phones out there. According to Skype, they have tested and certified the latest Skype for Windows Phone on the following handsets:
- Available for 3G/4G and WiFi networks
- Free voice and video calls
- Affordable landline and mobile calls
- One-on-one or group chat
- Updating profile and account information enabled
- Video calling in portrait mode
- Friend management capabilities
- Available in 18 languages
One of the main and important requirements of installing Skype for Windows Phone, your handset should be using Windows Phone 7.5 Mango or above. Here’s the Skype official YouTube video clip entailing the Skype for Windows Phone.