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Call anyone in the world.

Download Skype for android.

What is Skype app

Skype is the world's most recognized and first app to make free video calls. It is great to make cheap international calls and can be used to message anyone with a Skype account.

Skype lets you communicate for free with over 250 million users. You will probably find every one of your friends on it. It is great since it is familiar and used by older people like your grandparents.

Skype lets you buy credits and call any phone in the world. This makes it the most used VOIP app out there. Since it was purchased by Microsoft, Skype get some overhaul of the design and features.

One of most useful features is the ability to record any video or voice call from the app. You can do it without the need of an external video recorder. This way you can save and watch important personal or business conversations.

You can learn more about it at Skype's website and follow Skype on Twitter for latest updates.

How to download Skype for Android?

Download it straight from your browser. The APK uploaded to our mirror is v8.49 will take 1.4 Mb of storage on your device. Make sure to have enough free space to save it and install the software. Below is helpful illustrated guide how to download Skype APK file.

How to download Skype APK?

  1. Locate the Download button and tap on it.
  2. Now you will be directed to the download page. There are options to download the APK file or install it from Play Store.
  3. Tap on Download APK.
  4. Confirmation window will pop up depending on your browser preferences.
  5. Tap on Download again to save the file to your device.

How to install Skype?

How to install Skype APK?

Open the saved APK file and proceed. Some users may experience the situation of not starting the installation. Android restricts that by default. Follow these steps to enable installation of APK from Unknown Sources:

  1. Open the downloaded APK file. If you do this for a first time there will be pop up message with warning.
  2. Tap on Settings.
  3. Now you have to allow installation from this source. Tap on the button turn it on.
  4. Go back and open the APK file again.
  5. Tap the Install button.

Due to differences in some apps the installation process may vary. Check out how to install and use Skype videos on YouTube if you experience some problems. You can as well subscribe to Android Freeware YouTube channel for video reviews, walkthroughs and guides.

Editor Veselin Nedev Editor
Name Skype
About Call anyone in the world.
Rating 4.20 / 5 of 50 votes
Requirements Require Android Varies with device
Language English
License Free
Categories , , , ,
Size 1.4 Mb
Version 8.49
Update Date
Author Microsoft Corporation
Downloads 772924

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Comments on Skype

  • shyam shyam
    Skype is video chat is bast
  • Riaanopel
    galaxy tab stay away not as good as they say it is only problems
  • Android Freeware
    You can go to Menu>Settings>Applications>Manage applications> and there find Skype and uninstall it
  • Valerie Tumikyan
    droid market doesnt have skype for motorola Backflip???
  • isaac
    mirror not working.... :(
  • Tom
    Uses the loud speaker & not the "phone" speaker in use - which means that it was ill equipped for phone calls.Interferes with status set on another machine, eg home PC [online/offline/invisible].
  • Vnovomsate
    Keeps signing in and thats it :( whats wrong?
  • Haveyouseenmygrandma
    cant download it on Moto Backflip too... seems like one min I can download it, the next I cant, whats the deal with Android and Skype?
  • jack
    Not working on HTC Legend
  • Cartertowers
    How come the demo is done on a HTC Desire and the Skype mobile site tells me it is not available for my phone, I have a Desire. I am in Cyprus on the local Cytanet So-easy Network.
  • Vnovomsate
    not working on my Galaxy s i9000, froyo 2.2:(cannot sign in at all..
  • Pat
    Sadly, you do not have a mirror download for people with "other" android devices.
  • Jace
    please upload mirror file to your database so international users can download the app....
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