Communication
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We're listening to your feedback and working hard to improve Skype.

What's new?
- Option to blur your background in video calls
- Upgraded custom reaction picker so you can now have more reactions right at your fingertips
- Bug fixes and stability improvements

Visit go.skype.com/whatsnew for more details.

Skype keeps the world talking. Say “hello” with an instant message, voice or video call – all for free*.

Use Skype to send SMS messages to mobiles worldwide and with SMS Connect you can now also read and reply to your phone's SMS messages right from your computer. SMS connect will be released gradually.

• Video calls – Don’t just hear the cheers, see them! Get together with 1 or 24 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.
• SMS Connect - Read and reply to your phone's SMS messages in Skype on your PC or Mac.
• 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, click on the “+” in chat to send a Giphy or images from the web, and annotate images with words, lines and more.

By downloading the Skype Preview, you’ll gain early access to our newest and coolest features. Of course, while you’re having fun, know that this app is a work in progress. We're hoping to get your vital feedback as we add new enhancements and features to Skype. Simply click the heart icon on the main screen and you will be able to send your comments to our team, helping us shape the future of Skype.

Skype is available on phones, tablets, PCs and Macs.

*Skype to Skype calls are free. Operator data charges may apply. We recommend using an unlimited data plan or WiFi connection.

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DPI
8.77.0.98 APK
1250115234
October 24, 2021
armeabi-v7a
Android 6.0+
nodpi
8.77.0.98 APK
1250115235
October 24, 2021
x86
Android 6.0+
nodpi
8.77.0.98 APK
1250115236
October 24, 2021
arm64-v8a
Android 6.0+
nodpi
8.77.0.98 APK
1250115237
October 24, 2021
x86_64
Android 6.0+
nodpi
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November 12, 2021

Version:8.78.0.164

Uploaded:November 12, 2021 at 2:59PM UTC

File size:41.36 MB

Downloads:560

November 5, 2021

Version:8.78.0.159

Uploaded:November 5, 2021 at 8:06AM UTC

File size:41.36 MB

Downloads:323

November 2, 2021

Version:8.78.0.158

Uploaded:November 2, 2021 at 11:11AM UTC

File size:41.36 MB

Downloads:271

October 24, 2021

Version:8.77.0.98

Uploaded:October 24, 2021 at 7:00PM UTC

File size:41.44 MB

Downloads:366

October 14, 2021

Version:8.77.0.97

Uploaded:October 14, 2021 at 9:39AM UTC

File size:41.44 MB

Downloads:465

September 29, 2021

Version:8.76.0.118

Uploaded:September 29, 2021 at 4:20PM UTC

File size:41.31 MB

Downloads:522

August 16, 2021

Version:8.75.0.140

Uploaded:August 16, 2021 at 10:37AM UTC

File size:36.71 MB

Downloads:1,245

Version:8.74.0.152

Uploaded:July 29, 2021 at 2:19PM UTC

File size:36.58 MB

Downloads:756

Version:8.73.0.129

Uploaded:July 13, 2021 at 2:25PM UTC

File size:36.55 MB

Downloads:581

Version:8.72.0.94

Uploaded:May 27, 2021 at 10:50PM UTC

File size:36.55 MB

Downloads:1,537

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