Skype

Skype

Free
A Mac program for making video calls and chatting with your friends
4.2  (270 votes)
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Skype is a well-known utility created by the Microsoft company to provide video chat and voice call services to users from all over the world. The feature-rich program changed a lot over the years but still manages to remain one of the best VoIP call services.

This new version of the application comes with various general fixes as well as stability and performance improvements. Its main window is as intuitive as it gets, making it possible for both beginner and professional computer users to easily handle it on their Macs.

Furthermore, the app lets you share files with people from your Contacts list, take group video calls, and so much more. Another important aspect is the fact that it has with cheap rates for calls and text messages to mobiles and landlines.

The developer also provides you with a special edition of the application called Skype for Business. This variant comes in handy to people who use the program for work-related tasks and provides you with extra features, such as support for messaging, calls and video with up to 250 people, the ability to schedule meetings in Outlook, and many others. However, this special version of the utility comes with a price.

In conclusion, Skype proves to be a reliable solution for taking video calls and voice calls on your Mac. It provides you with plenty of useful features, worked flawlessly, and is free.

Ashley Griggs
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Review summary

Pros

  • Lets you send instant free messages.
  • Allows you to share files.
  • You can take group video calls.
  • Cheap rates for calls and text messages to mobiles and landlines

Cons

  • Couldn't find any disadvantages
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Tak Sman

Tak Sman It's important to communicate with friends and family. It's easy to use.

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Ianna

Ianna I like this messenger. It works quickly and provides rich functionality.

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Achiro

Achiro Skype always helps me communicate with relatives all over the world. The best app to keep in touch.

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