Download free Skype for Windows 8

Get free Skype for Windows 8

Built from the ground up, this is the best of what Skype and Windows 8 have to offer. The things you love about Skype are still here – video calling, instant messages, calls to mobiles and landlines – but now it’s even easier to use. You’ll never miss a moment.

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Skype to Skype calls

Call anyone else on Skype for free, anywhere in the world.

Video calls

Get closer with a face-to-face catch up.

Instant messaging

Let your fingers do the talking – gossip away, plan a trip, work on a project – all in an instant.

Calls to mobiles and landlines

Call friends and family worldwide. Simply pay as you go with Skype Credit or get a subscription for our best calling rates

Group chat

Send instant messages to a group of people. Collaborate at work or plan a big night out.

Find friends

Easily search for friends on Skype and add them to your contact list