Free IM & video call software Skype has been updated to version 5.2 on Android with some exciting features. With this new update, user can now send photos to the Skype contacts, on offline too. When they are back on Skype, photos you shared shows up in the chat, regardless of your status. Adding to that, Skype has added new features such as
- Picture in picture view is now supported on phones, too - letting you keep a video call going even when you navigate away to other applications
- Chats load faster, especially when opened from a notification
- Call quality improvements, especially in low bandwidth scenarios
Released in August 2003, Skype is a software app which allows us to do instant message, voice or video call for free from various platforms such as mobiles, tablet and PC's with the support of internet connectivity.
This software is available in all the OS platforms includes Android, Blackberry, iOS and Windows Phone smartphones for mobile devices, as well as Microsoft Windows, Mac or Linux. Based on the freemium model, much of the service is free but users require Skype Credit or a subscription to call landline or mobile numbers.
You can download the Skype software in Google Play Store