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You can send text messages using Skype for Android tablets at the same great Skype rates you get when using Skype on your computer. All you need is a little Skype Credit.
To send a text message to a Skype contact’s mobile or landline number:
If you can’t see the Send via SMS option, it means that your contact doesn’t have any phone number attached to their profile. Use the dial pad to enter the phone number manually. Unfortunately, the person you sent the SMS text message to won’t be able to reply you on Skype.
To send a text message to a phone number that’s saved in your contact list:
Unfortunately, the person you sent the SMS text message to won’t be able to reply you on Skype.
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