Skype For Windows Phone 7 Hits Some Handsets

Closer integration of Skype with Microsoft products was always one of the expected consequences after Microsoft purchased Skype. That's slowly coming to fruition, with a beta for Windows Phone 7 devices now available.

Right now, the beta has only been certified on a handful of models, including the just-arriving Lumia 710 and 800 and some older HTC and Samsung models. If you give it a spin (my WP7 handset isn't supported), share your thoughts in the comments.

Skype brings voice and video calling to Windows Phone users around the globe [Skype Blog]


Comments

    Hmm, Not sure about the supported devices, but I just loaded on my HTC HD7 fine.

    Looking at the supported models I would simply say that the requirement is that your phone is running the latest Mango updates.

      Also tested now with a few numbers and all seems good. Little laggy, but no more than you'd normally get with Skype. Thinking that it may be my mobile connection

    Works on my LG E900 without any hitches. Just use the download directly to phone link from the Skype Blog.

    The only requirement seems to be the Mango (7.5) update

    WHat WP7 device does Angus have? I thought every phone could use it?

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