Skype has been getting a number of overall updates throughout the months, and users have appreciated the vast amount of new features introduced with these updates. Thursday marked a new day for Skype, as Skype unveiled version 6.0, giving Android and iOS users a new version to try and enjoy.
Skype 6.0 for Android and iOS arrived Thursday morning across the iOS and Google Play Stores, and the new versions also arrived with a lengthy blog post with the updates. Both versions are available as of today to download, and include vast upgrades to the overall experience for users to enjoy.
Skype 6.0 For Android
The newest version of Skype 6.0 for Android includes a number of overall updates. The newest version includes a radical redesign that includes material design, and its more simple and elegant in the way it looks. Secondly, it includes a floating action button, which makes it easier to talk, share messages, and more.
Third, Skype 6.0 for Android includes enhanced search. This will allow users to find important contacts easier and find conversations quicker as well. Lastly, improved messaging has been introduced with this version. This will allow for unread messages to be read and noticed easier and get more productive.
Skype 6.0 For iPhone and iPad
Skype just didn’t get an overhaul for Android, but got new versions for iPhone and iPads as well. Both the iPhone and iPad versions of Skype 6.0 got redesigns, and allow for use of swipe gestures, easier ways to share photos, easier ways to share web links, and locations while talking with people.
It also includes the enhanced search features, which make for easier finding of people and conversations. The Skype for iPad got a lot of improved features that users will see right away, and match up with the iPhone version. Group chats, group voice calls, and enhanced features are available on the new iPad version.
Skype 6.0 is alive and free to download. If you use Skype, the download is very worthy of getting right away.