Download Videoconferencing - Best Software & Apps

  • Skype

    7.23.0.105

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone
    Windows Phone

    Skype, the telephone of the 21st century

    7
    27754 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
  • Hangouts

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone

    Google's complete messaging app

    8
    179 votes
    • PROS: Excellent sync across devices, Feature rich, Easy to use
    • CONS: No Google Drive integration, Collects data on how you use the app
  • Lync for Windows 10

    16.0.1929.1162

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Videoconferencing and instant messaging for businesses

    5
    19 votes
    • PROS: All-in-one communication program, Options for sharing, sending files , Optimized for touchscreen
    • CONS: Limited options available, Unable to manage your contacts, Unable to personalize the app, Unsuccessful when attempting to sync the chat history
  • 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
  • Google Hangouts

    (for Chrome) 2015.1204.418.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac
    Windows

    Google's platform for instant messaging and videoconferencing

    10
    2 votes
    • PROS: Simple and minimalist interface, Video calls to multiple people, Apps available during video calls
    • CONS: No audio calls, Chrome must always be open
  • Ekiga

    Beta 2.0.9

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    PC to PC calling and videoconferencing made easy

    7
    9 votes
    • Sightspeed

      5.0

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      VOIP with high quality video experience

      10
      6 votes
      • Spontania Video4IM

        0.8.5 beta

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Add videoconferencing to Skype

        8
        23 votes
        • VChat

          a11 1.1

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Mac

          Videoconferencing client compatible with the CU-SeeMe protocol

          7
          106 votes
          • CQPhone

            2.4.04

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            All in one phone conversations, videoconferencing and chat

            8
            57 votes
            • TrueConf Server

              4.1.0

              License
              buy Download
              Platform
              Windows

              video conferencing software for organizing videoconferencing in private networks

              -
              No votes yet
              • AstroApp

                1.85

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Remote access, videoconferencing, chat and VOIP app

                5
                1 vote
                • PROS: Perform multi functions in one app, Great for collaborating on team tasks
                • CONS: Can be hard to configure desktop sharing, Lags while sharing desktops
              • Hibox

                1.0

                License
                buy Download
                Platform
                Mac

                Collaborative tool combining chat, task manager and videoconferencing

                -
                No votes yet
                • Skype 2

                  2.8.0.866

                  License
                  free Download
                  Platform
                  Mac

                  The original less bloated version of Skype for Mac

                  7
                  3 votes
                  • PROS: Easy to use, Sharp videoconferencing mode, Keeps records of all your calls, Lots of features to improve your chat experience, Saves you a fortune on long-distance calls
                  • CONS: Still not free for calling landlines or mobiles, although it's cheaper than most regular phone networks, Superseded by version 5
                • Microsoft NetMeeting

                  3.01

                  License
                  free Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Videoconferencing through internet

                  7
                  105 votes
                  • RSR Flash Video/Audio Conference

                    1.2.1

                    License
                    buy Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    RSRVC videoconferencing system based on the Macromedia Flash...

                    10
                    1 vote
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