The iOS Skype app update brings features for Video Messaging
Skype, one of the most famous and used video and voice chatting programs owned by Microsoft gets enriched with new awesome features, including video messaging. This feature has been undergoing tests since the beginning of the year and only recently the new option became available for users.
Yesterday, the update of the Skype app for iOS introduced the new feature to the iPhone and iPad users. They can send and receive free and unlimited short video messages via Skype even if they are not online at the moment. The older version of the app gave users the possibility to send up to 20 free messages, limited to 3 min each. After the 20 free messages, users were encouraged to subscribe for the paid premium Skype account for $4.99 per month.
This new improvement in the update of the Skype app will give a huge boost to video calling and messaging. The new version, Skype 4.9 brings a significant improvement in the quality and stability of audio and video calls. Users can enjoy a better photo sharing and the newest feature for video messaging. The update of Skype app for iOS comes with some important fixes that will complete the fulfilling experience of users.
Lately, many users were complaining from the unsatisfying quality and stability of video and audio calls and even frequent dropping of the calls in the middle. A lot of users even expressed doubts that the quality issues are provoked by Microsoft to push its clients to sign up for the paid services and the premium Skype account.
Skype app is a free app that can be downloaded from the App Store – for iPhone, iPad. The other platforms also support Skype. You can download it for Android devices, BlackBerry phones. Don’t miss out to install the desktop version of the program – Skype for Windows and Skypee for Windows 8.