Long Long ago went the time when we used to crave to see the elegant faces our grandparents who lived quite a thousand miles away from us! Here in the age of Skype and other video calling apps we are immuned enough to contact a person who is thousand miles away and have a face-to-face conversation. So, herein we are rolling out the Best 5 Alternatives other than skype which you can used to video call your loved ones and have a face talk.
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Skype is trending from 2003 and people are drooling over this app and relying not only for personal but professional front. It is a hub to leave messages for making video calls or even doing online chat or chats or even sending audio messages or pictures. Quite, as usual with features come flaws and Skype being no exception is also having quite a good ones. So, if you are in mood to try some new apps or are facing some blocking flaws with skype, here I am giving you best 5 alternatives to skype with are as immuned and totally worth your switch!
- Google Hangout
Google hangout is one of the best apps that has the ability to replace Skype. Hangout was originally made for Gmail account holders. But now they have a different website that is updated every year. The good news is that users can chat with their friends while working on computer via Google Hangout, and when the work is done they can always continue their chat via mobile. Google hangout has the best video quality, maybe even better than Skype. To experience it, you have try.
It began as a mobile application and now its working perfectly on the big screen. The biggest restriction is that both the side should have viber on their devices. In this way its totally free for both. The best part is that there are no advertisements.
ooVoo is really fun. You can do video calling and chat at the same time as well as you can always invite friends from Facebook. The best part they don’t even need to have ooVoo on their phones. Of course this application is also available for PC. Believe me its really fun. There are free and premium options, now its your call to take!
WeChat has a very clear cut user interface. Its not at all difficult to understand. It provides you with free messaging option, text messaging, voice calling, group calling and walkie – talkie options. When ever someone calls you, you can see a red light flashing on the screen. At the time of video chatting, you can always find people to video chat by locating their exact location. The quality is of course good, but not exactly like Skype.
Line is especially designed according to its unique features – it lets you explore video chatting, send videos, text messages, stickers and much more. One restriction is there that is both the sides should have Line on their devices. Till now it was only available for smartphones but now its available for the big screen also.
These were few alternatives for Skype. There are many. If you know any, please let me know by writing your comments below as soon as possible. Thank you!