Discover the world of Skype

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Some Skype features may differ when using Windows 10 Anniversary Update or higher.

Staying in touch has never been so easy

Enjoy free voice and video calls on Skype or discover some of the many features to help you stay connected with the people you care about.

Chat it up in living color

Choose the hue that fits you best to make your Skype experience your own. Bring your conversations to life by reacting to any message and expressing yourself with GIFs, stickers, and Mojis.

Calling just got a lot more fun

Share photos, messages, emoticons and stickers in real-time. Whether you’re planning your next big adventure with the whole group or just catching up with your family, calling is now even better.

Share memories with Highlights

Follow friends and family for snapshots of their week and react to them with just a tap. These memorable moments stay available for seven days.*

Supercharge your conversations

Buy tickets for a concert, find mind-blowingly delicious recipes or even plan your next trip around the world. You can also quickly find and drop useful information into the conversation.**

Call phones around the world

Reaching local businesses or friends who aren't online is easy. Call mobile and landline numbers at affordable rates with Skype to Phone.

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One Skype for all your devices

Skype for Desktop

On Windows 10? Skype is already in your computer.

By downloading Skype, you accept Terms Of Use and Privacy & Cookies.

Some Skype features may differ when using Windows 10 Anniversary Update or higher.

Skype for Desktop

Available for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux.

By downloading Skype, you accept Terms Of Use and Privacy & Cookies.

Some Skype features may differ when using Windows 10 Anniversary Update or higher.

Skype for Mobile

Available for Android, iPhone and Windows 10 Mobile.

Different phone? Discover more devices by selecting the arrow.

Skype for Tablet

Available for iPad, Android tablets, Windows and Kindle Fire HD.

Skype for Xbox

Skype for Xbox One makes it even easier to invite the whole gang into your living room — no matter where they are.

Get classic Skype for Xbox One

For more information visit the support site for Xbox One.

Skype for Apple Watch

Skype for Apple Watch

We’ve temporarily discontinued support for Skype on the Apple Watch. Check our support site for more details.

Skype for Android Wear

Skype for Android Wear

We’ve temporarily discontinued support for Skype on the Android Wear. Check our support site for more details.

*Highlights feature is not available on desktop.
**Add-ins shown are for illustrative purposes. Availability and design will vary by country or OS.

No emergency calls with Skype
Skype is not a replacement for your telephone and can't be used for emergency calling