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What features does Skype for Android support?

Skype for Android supports:

  • Instant messaging
  • Skype-to-Skype calling
  • Skype video calling (only on selected Android phones)
  • Calling mobiles and landlines
  • Receiving Skype calls and calls to Skype Numbers
  • Participating in group calls
  • Synchronizing with Android phonebook
  • Importing from native phonebook
  • Call forwarding
  • Showing favorite contacts
  • Contact list filtering via lists
  • Skype SMS
  • Voice Messaging
  • Video Messaging
  • Sending files
  • Sharing photos
  • Sharing location
  • Search for contacts and conversations
  • Connecting to Bluetooth devices*

* We know that it can sometimes be difficult to use Bluetooth devices with Skype for Android. Learn more about how we're working to fix these issues.

 Learn more about Skype for Android.

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