Alternative apps to Skype:
  • 4.2
    634 votes
    Make calls, send messages and much more - freely and securely. Viber works on most Android, iOS, and Windows devices, as well as Mac and Windows computers.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Linux/Android
  • 4.2
    235 votes
    All-in-one voice and text chat that's free, secure, and works on your desktop, web browser, and phone.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android/iOS
  • 3.8
    61 votes
    Teams brings together people, conversations and content, along with the tools that teams need to collaborate.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android/iOS
  • 3.5
    10 votes
    Real-time messaging that works. Get full access to your messages and archives, upload files easily, and receive notifications whether you're at your desk or on the go.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android/iOS
  • 4
    227 votes
    WhatsApp desktop makes your Windows/Mac the ultimate messaging machine. Link up to 4 devices and 1 phone, but the app no longer requires your phone to be online.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS
  • 4.5
    46 votes
    MicroSIP - open source portable SIP softphone based on PJSIP stack for Windows OS - allows you to make VoIP calls for free.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.2
    91 votes
    Digital Lifestyle platform comprising of a secure chat and public chatrooms, a social media zone where you can share pictures, videos and more.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android
  • 4.5
    33 votes
    Franz is your messaging app for WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, Slack, Telegram and many many more.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Linux
  • 4.2
    28 votes
    Securely connect, collaborate, and celebrate from anywhere. With Google Meet, everyone can safely create and join high-quality video meetings for groups of up to 250 people.
    • Freeware
    • Android
  • 4.1
    35 votes
    Start a free video chat, voice or text group chat with anyone on any device.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android/iOS
  • 4.2
    154 votes
    Crystal-clear cross-platform voice communication. A gamers' favorite.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Linux/Android
  • 4.3
    133 votes
    Share photos instantly, send GIFs and even unsend messages. It’s the fastest way to keep in touch with friends.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS
  • 4.3
    31 votes
    The latest version of the popular MSN instant messaging client.
    • Freeware
    • Windows XP/Vista/7
  • 4.9
    11 votes
    ooVoo brings easy video chat to all platforms - our free video chat app is available to download for your computer (Mac, PC), smartphone (iOS, Android) & tablet.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android/iOS
  • 4.8
    8 votes
    Mumble is an open source, low-latency, high quality voice chat software primarily intended for use while gaming.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Linux
  • 5 /5
    1 votes
    Secure video calls, conferencing, chat, desktop sharing, file transfer, support for your favorite OS, and IM network
    • Freeware
    • Windows