Download Skype - Best Software & Apps

  • Skype

    7.41.0.101

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone
    Windows Phone

    Skype, the telephone of the 21st century

    7
    28094 votes
    • PROS: Group videoconferencing, Talk-chat-type, Excellent audiovisual quality, Calls to mobile, Integration with Facebook
    • CONS: Requires a good connection, High consumption of resources, Some features are extra
  • Skype for Windows 10

    2.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Video chat, texting and instant messaging in one

    7
    1652 votes
    • PROS: Supports video chats, texting and instant messaging, High quality video chats, Automatically imports contacts from Microsoft accounts, Lots of emoticons, Free group video calls and screen sharing
    • CONS: Interface looks a bit sparse, Contacts may need editing after importing
  • Skype for Business

    Preview 6.1.32.129

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The best of consumer communications - for businesses

    7
    759 votes
    • Multi Skype Launcher

      1.8

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Connect multiple Skype accounts simulataneously

      7
      289 votes
      • PROS: Connect multiple Skype accounts, Easy to configure and use, Does not modify Skype files
      • CONS: Does not show which accounts are open, Very few configuracion options
    • Skype

      7.41.0.101

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      The phone of the 21st century

      6
      89 votes
      • PROS: Group conferencing, Chat messaging, Excellent audio/video quality, Make calls to mobile devices, Facebook integration
      • CONS: Requires a good connection, Uses a lot of resources, Some features cost extra
    • SkypeLauncher

      1.6.5_

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Open multiple Skype sessions at once

      7
      461 votes
      • PROS: Lets you run more than one Skype session, Easy to install, Create portable version
      • CONS: Ugly interface, Complicated options
    • Skype Portable

      6.3.0.105

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free VoIP calls anytime, anywhere

      7
      581 votes
      • PROS: Easy to use, No installation required, Sharp videoconferencing mode, Lots of features to improve your chat experience, Great sound quality in voice calls, Support for embedded local video on target video
      • CONS: The new interface is huge
    • Skype for Chrome

      varies-with-device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Skype is Microsoft's primary instant messenger, and it is now available as a Chrome browser extension.

      10
      3 votes
      • PROS: Easy to use, Strong voice and video chat
      • CONS: Very slow, Shrinking userbase
    • WePhone - free phone calls

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      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      Make Cheap Call to All Over the World

      9
      8 votes
      • PROS: 30% cheaper than Skype, Ad-free UI
      • CONS: Requires in-app purchases, Requires other users to download app
    • Hero Voicer - Voice Changer

      0.8.17

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Hero Voicer will let you to change your voice while talking over Skype and any other voice chats and audio applications.

      5
      38 votes
      • KAMAS Lite

        4.3.4

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Recovery for WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, Viber, Line, Skype and KakaoTalk

        8
        19 votes
        • Skype Preview

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Stay connected for free

          7
          15 votes
          • PROS: Chat, make voice and video calls, Free preview of great software, Call mobile and landline numbers with low rates
          • CONS: This is only a preview, this is not a full application, Preview only allows messages between other Skype users
        • Clownfish

          2.95

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          A free translator tool for written Skype messages

          6
          355 votes
          • PROS: Many great features that enhance your Skype experience, It is free and has intuitive controls
          • CONS: It is a pity they cannot afford to expand the tool , Configuring can become tricky
        • Free Video Call Recorder for Skype

          1.2.31.913

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Easily record your Skype conversations

          6
          111 votes
          • PROS: Very easy to use, Three recording modes, Picks up any ongoing conversation
          • CONS: Recording quality is not very high
        • Messenger Reviver

          2.2.4.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Stay on Windows Live Messenger despite Skype migration

          8
          182 votes
          • PROS: Continued use of Windows Live Messenger, Easy to install and repair Messenger, Supports 47 languages
          • CONS: Cannot install Messenger 2011, Does not extend Messenger past the expiration date
        • Skype Translator

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Test Skype's live translation tool

          7
          119 votes
          • Skype Voice Changer

            1.4

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Free and Fun Voice-Changing Software for Skype Users

            4
            736 votes
            • PROS: A simplified and intuitive user interface., Numerous modification and distortion applications are possible.
            • CONS: Many advanced functions are only available with the professional version., As this is open-source software there can be times when bugs need to be removed by third-party developers.
          • Amy

            2.1.3

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            A free answering machine for Skype

            6
            19 votes
            • Skype for iPad

              6.11

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              iPhone

              Free chat and video calls on your iPad

              5
              84 votes
              • PROS: Attractive, easy-to-use interface, Supports video chat, History window, Manage your profile
              • CONS: Poor video quality, No SMS
            • SparkoCam

              1.3.4

              License
              buy Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Use Canon PowerShot and DSLR as webcam.

              8
              52 votes
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