Skype has recently released Skype 3.0 for iPhone and iPod Touch with video calling feature. Now you will be able to make video calls from your iPhone to PC using video calling feature of Skype 3.0. The video calling feature works over 3G or Wi-Fi connections only.
The 2-way video calling feature can be enjoyed on iPhone 4, 3GS and iPod Touch (4th Generation). But the users with iPod Touch (3rd Generation) and iPads can only receive video and can’t send the video.
The video calling feature on Skype 3.0 works in both portrait and landscape mode and use both front and back cameras.
- Make Skype to Skype video calls on WiFi and 3G
- Call Skype desktop users (Mac OS X or Windows) and other iPhone users.
- Two-way video calls supported on iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS and iPod touch 4th gen.
- Receive only video supported on iPad and iPod touch 3rd gen, with no camera.
- Make video calls in portrait and landscape.
- Skype video calling requires iOS 4.0 or above.
The Skype app is totally free of cost and you can Download it from iTunes.
Good news for iPhone 4 and iPod Touch 4G Skype users.
Its great, now need off Sitting in front of the PC , Great News for Iphone Users!
Thanks Simrandeep! Great thing because its a non jailbreak app!
This is cool! But I wonder why it doesn’t work fully on iPod Touch (3rd Generation)? Any idea?
Because it doesn’t have a camera. It could only send the Audio but receive the video and audio.
latest ioS tethered jailbreak on 4.2.1 wont allow skype to work …. these guys need to wait
It is good to see SKYPE 3.0 App for the iPhone
Skype 3.0 is a very suitable App for those iPhone User’s who need to make video calls to their friends and family. This is very good.
Skype to Skype video calls on WiFi is awesome feature !!
with the new facetime on new apple iphone, it become simpler to chat. skype works well too..
what other apps do you use?