Skype Lands in Ovi Store for Symbian Phones
Today Nokia and Skype jointly announced the Skype application for Symbian-based devices and have made it available for download in the Ovi Store. The application will work with many Symbian^1 devices, including S60 3rd Edition and S60 5th Edition phones. Skype for Symbian lets users make free Skype-to-Skype calls; enjoy reduced SMS rates when abroad: send/receive IMs to/from indivisuals or groups; share pictures, videos and other files; receive calls to their existing online number; and see when Skype contacts are online and available to call or IM. The application is a free download, and will work over Wi-Fi as well as GPRS, EDGE, and 3G data connections.