Skype WiFi v1.1
Category: Travel apps
Updated: Oct 28, 2011
Size: 9.7 MB
Languages: English, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
Seller: Skype Software S.a.r.l.
© (c) 2003 - 2011 Skype Limited, Patents Pending. Skype, associated trade marks and logos and the "S" symbol are trade marks of Skype Limited
Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.Requires iOS 4.1 or later.
Get online at over 1 million WiFi hotspots around the world. Pay per minute with Skype Credit. The must-have app for trips abroad and international travelers.
Reduce your data roaming costs when you’re abroad:
• Use Skype WiFi to connect to WiFi hotspots at hotels, airports, train stations, bars and restaurants – available at over 1 million hotspots worldwide.
• Just one tap to connect – then browse the internet, check email, use Skype, check Facebook, update Twitter, upload photos, download music or ebooks.
• Only pay for the time you’re connected - there are no limits on the amount of data you can upload or download.
It’s easy to get started:
• Download the free Skype WiFi app.
• Sign in with your Skype account.
• Make sure you have some Skype Credit in your account.
Getting online at a compatible hotspot:
• Open the Skype WiFi app
• Tap Go Online.
• You’re online! Simple.
Once you’ve finished, just tap Go Offline.
If you’re not connected to a compatible WiFi network, you can find supported networks in the app.
Great low prices, wherever you’re connecting:
• With Skype WiFi , you can go online and pay by the minute. Before you connect, you’ll clearly see the price of the hotspot you’re connecting to.
• Remember, you’ll only ever be charged for the minutes you’re connected, not the amount you download or upload.
• You’re in control – each session lasts for a maximum of 30 minutes and you’ll be asked to reconnect if you wish to continue your session. You can tap Disconnect at any time.
• Check Skype WiFi availability and costs at skype.com/go/skypewifi.
• iOS device running iOS 4.1 or newer with multitasking
• WiFi connection to compatible network
• Skype Account with Skype Credit required
Skype WiFi is provided by 3rd party WiFi operators around the world.
What's New in Version 1.1
• Top airport hotspots
• UI and reliability improvements