Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Skype Introduces Version 1.2 Beta for Pocket PC
Posted on 27-Aug-2005 18:06 | Tags Filed under: News


Skype Introduces Version 1.2 Beta for Pocket PC
Skype is doing a beta release of Skype for Pocket PC version 1.2, which adds the ability to send and receive voice mail messages, with more supported languages, includind English, German, French, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Italian and Spanish.

The software in its previous version already allowed users to the ability to make Skype to Skype calls, Skype Out calls and instant message chats when connected to a high speed data network, including Wireless LAN (WiFi), cellular 3G or celluar EDGE.

According to a blog post on the Skype website the requirements were lowered a little, and instead of a Pocket PC device running a 400MHz CPU the new software will work on a 300MHz device. This will include some of the latest Pocket PC Phone Edition devices that use slower CPU speeds to conserve battery power.

The requirement for a 400MHz CPU is still there if the device is using an external Wireless LAN card.

The software is an evaluation version and should be used only if there user is aware of risks of beta (not final version) software and backups are in place.



More information: http://forum.skype.com/viewtopic.php?t=33354...




comments powered by Disqus


Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

The President Of The USA: Donald Trump
Created by TimA, last reply by joker97 on 25-Apr-2017 01:38 (4056 replies)
Pages... 269 270 271


Passport Renewal turnaround time? Personal experience?
Created by HellraiserNZ, last reply by freitasm on 24-Apr-2017 21:37 (20 replies)
Pages... 2


New Immigration Changes
Created by Oriphix, last reply by joker97 on 21-Apr-2017 21:01 (40 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Belkin Wemo Light Switch - I want to buy but who has them?
Created by rogercruse, last reply by sonyxperiageek on 24-Apr-2017 16:57 (19 replies)
Pages... 2


The case for mandatory internet filtering
Created by shanehobson, last reply by Aredwood on 25-Apr-2017 01:41 (71 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Need Help With Unstable Broadband on Old Exchange
Created by da5id, last reply by hio77 on 24-Apr-2017 17:59 (17 replies)
Pages... 2


recommend me a ADSL 2+ modem?
Created by tommyboy, last reply by tommyboy on 24-Apr-2017 20:08 (32 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Spark move to IP-based voice
Created by freitasm, last reply by old3eyes on 22-Apr-2017 07:38 (61 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5