There is a good news for Skype users who are using older Android versions. Skype Expands Compatibility to Android 4 and above:Microsoft Confirms. Now Skype will work smoothly on devices powered by Android 4.0.3 to 5.1.
Skype Expands Compatibility to Android 4 and above:Microsoft Confirms
According to the company, the new version of Skype is smaller in size and eats less memory. This will allow the users to use it with greater speed and better audio and video quality on budget-friendly Android devices. Moreover, Microsoft has also promised that this lighter version of Skype will offer increased performance.
Microsoft will roll-out the update in the next few days. However, it will most likely take weeks to arrive in all regions. So, if you don’t see it on your Android device soon, don’t worry and be patient. Those who have want to use the new version of Skype before it goes live, can sign up for the Skype Insider Program and take advantage of the new experience offered. so, stay tuned for more updates and enjoy using Skype on older version of Android.