BlackBerry users now have a very good reason to smile. Skype has now officially announced that it will be available for the Blackberry 10 devices very shortly. It will initially available with the BlackBerry Q10 which going to available in Canada from May 1st and BlackBerry Z10 users have to wait till the version gets updated to 10.1. Currently the preview version of Skype for Q10 is available in the BlackBerry App World.
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Skype has been the one of the best video calling apps for Android & iOS which will now available for BlackBerry 10 too. There is no need of any extra work required to run Skype. It’s very simple. After downloading it from the app world install it in your device. Sign in with your account and it will automatically add all your Skype contacts to your phonebook and you can start using. Other than video calling the users can also send messages and make calls.
Features of Skype
- Video and voice call with friend and family members over 3G or Wi-Fi.
- Share images, videos & images.
- High quality sound and video.
- Instant Messages.
- Call mobiles & Landlines.
- Connect through Facebook.
As all the Skype contacts gets stored in your device’s phonebook now you can view your Skype friends, their profiles and also start a chat with the very easily. Skype will always help you to get stay connected with your loved ones. All the notifications like incoming of calls, messages, invitations, requests, will be visible in the BlackBerry hub.The Skype user interface has been adjusted so that it can work great and look good on the BlackBerry 10 devices.
Though the app is available as preview version still the users can experience all the features but there will be likely to have a slight change.