Download Skype 5.8 for Windows

Today Microsoft has released an update to Skype for Windows version 5.8. Using Skype 5.8, you can make crystal clear FULL HD video-calls with your family friends or business contacts. For HD Video Calling you must have atleast 2Mbps Internet connection.

Skype 5.8 lets you to share entire screen or a single application window with other end caller on a conference call. Now Skype users are allow to Video call their Facebook friends, even if they don’t have Skype.


The latest version of  Skype 5.8 bundles with following new features :

• Full HD video-calling
• Support for Facebook audio and video-calling (beta)
• Group screen sharing
• Hide offline Facebook contacts
• Push to Talk
• Skype updater service
• Bing Toolbar integration

System requirements

  • Windows® XP, Vista or 7, both 32- and 64-bit operating systems.
  • Internet connection – broadband is best (GPRS is not supported for voice calls).
  • Speakers and microphone – built-in or separate.
  • For voice calls recommend broadband connection with 100 kbps down / 100 kbps up.
  • For group video calling everyone on the call needs Skype 5.0 for Windows or Mac or higher plus webcams.

Download Skype 5.8