Skype for Windows beta versions give you the chance to try new features and enjoy improvements call quality before they’re officially released to the public. In this newly released version support up to 10-way group video calls. In addition have improved the quality of the video on the group video calls.
Beta version comes with a free trial of group video calling. Video call up to nine of your friends at the same time. Everyone on call will be able to see and hear each other.
Skype-to-Skype calls, video calls and instant messaging are free, any time of the day or night and anywhere in the world. Call phones and mobiles and send SMS messages at great value Pay As You Go rates, or call unlimited to certain countries with a subscription
Some key features of Skype for Windows :
- Group video calls – with up to nine people.
- New, easier to use design.
- Bug fixes.
- 10-way group video calling
- Skype Home experience
- Offline instant messaging
- New contact search and add experience
- Enhanced call experience under problematic conditions
- Post call experience
- General User Interface refresh
- Support for three new languages: Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Indonesian
- Skype now remembers dial-pad view user preference on the call toolbar
- Free Skype-to-Skype calls.
- Call phones and mobiles, send SMS.
- Free instant messaging.
- Free video calls.
- Forward calls to a phone when you’re offline
Note: group video calling currently works with Skype 5.0 Beta for Windows only. Everyone on the call needs this version of Skype, otherwise the group video call won’t work.
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