Skype is a service that enables you make free voice and video internet calls as well as call and text local and international mobile and landlines at very low rates. You can download Skype free at the official store for Android, BlackBerry, iPad, iPhone, Windows Phone, Kindle Fire, and Windows 8 devices. Skype is also available for PC, Mac, and Linux devices.
Skype supports computers running Windows, Mac, or Linux as well as smartphones and tablets running Android, iOS, BlackBerry, or Windows Phone. There are also Skype-ready home phones and TVs. Sony PlayStation Vita and Amazon Kindle Fire HD also supports Skype.
You can download Skype for BlackBerry 10.1 devices like the Z10, Q5, Q10, and Q30. Skype also runs on Windows Phone devices with WP 7.5 and WP8 like the Nokia Lumia phones. Visit the official apps store of your platform to Download Skype for your device.
Skype requires internet access and a data plan. You will require a webcam and microphone for video calls. Video and voice calls also require fast 3G/4G or Wi-Fi internet. Smartphones and tablets will require VoIP calling capability for Skype.