Skype Alternatives

    Skype is described as 'is the most popular free voice-over IP and instant messaging service globally. It allows users to text, video and voice call over the internet. Users can also call landlines and mobiles at competitive rates using Skype credit, premium accounts and subscriptions' and is one of the leading apps in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Skype for a variety of platforms, including Android, iPhone, Online / Web-based, Windows and iPad. The best alternative is Discord, which is free. Other great apps like Skype are Telegram (Free), Signal (Free, Open Source), Tox (Free, Open Source) and Hangouts (Free).

    This page was last updated Oct 14, 2021

      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      SliQ brings voice, video calling and entertainment that works even over networks where other apps fail. With SliQ, experience video calls that scale from very high quality on WiFi or 4G/3G to an uninterrupted smooth video calling experience on 2G/3G networks in emerging markets.
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    1. A Collaboration workspace that acts as a virtual office for remote workers and distributed teams. Provides features like chat, voice channels, screen sharing, meeting rooms & task management and more.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      YeeCall Messenger brings you amazing HD Video Call with retouch filter, crystal clear Voice Call, free Conference Call with up to 20 people, fastest and the most stable Messenger you ever have!
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Steam
      The Steam Chat app includes many key features of the desktop Steam client chat, including: Friends List – See who’s in game or online at a glance. You'll see your custom categories and favorites bar just like you can on your PC.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Blackberry 10
      FaceFlow is a free web-based application for video calling and group video calling. It also offers additional features such as chat rooms.
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    2. FreeConferenceCall.com is an easy way to conduct free HD audio conference calls including audio, video and screen sharing with up to 1,000 participants at no charge.
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    3. Online Video Call is a free service offering private one to one or group video calls. Chat with family, friends and colleagues anytime, anywhere in private.
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    4. Chat, date, find taxis, manage projects and tasks and more all in one app. Mobile Node is a feature rich app that lets users to communicate securely, and since no user generated content are stored on the server-side, your privacy is guaranteed.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available. Last version, 3.001.005, released in February 2017, can be still downloaded from the Google Play Store.

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    5. One to one webcam chat.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Tribe is the easiest way to message. Just press and hold to record a message. Release to send. * No keyboard - Isn't typing one of the worst mobile experiences? * One-hand only - Send messages when holding a coffee, a suitcase or an umbrella.
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