Skype 5.0 Beta for Mac OS X Available for Download

Skype 5.0 Beta for Mac OS X Available for Download

The Beta version of Skype 5.0 for Mac is now available for download. The chat software has been refreshed to have a new look and it now supports group video calling to allow users to make video calls to many people at a time.

Among the new features packed with Skype 5.0 Beta for Mac includes:

  • New call control bar — Hang up, mute and more from a mini Skype toolbar that sits on top of any web pages, documents or photos you’ve got open
  • Search chat content to easily navigate past conversations
  • Offline IM so that you can send and receive instant messages even if the recipient is offline
  • Personalize contacts via user profiles
  • Quickly rejoin calls if your Internet connection fails momentarily
  • Floating Contacts Monitor to see your online contacts and contact groups

Users can download the updated version from here.

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