BlackBerry 10 Skype app is coming soon, but will be ported from the Android app
0. phoneArena 07 Feb 2013, 15:38 posted on
Skype has said that it is working closely with BlackBerry to make sure that the Skype for Android app works perfectly on BlackBerry 10 which might not put a smile on the face of those who rely on Skype and have or will be purchasing a BlackBerry Z10; Android apps ported over into the BB10 OS do not look or work as perfectly as some might hope...
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1. slaggyb (Posts: 194; Member since: 19 Oct 2011)
Who cares if it is android port as long as it works perfectly. ...stop this bb hating!
2. downphoenix (Posts: 2733; Member since: 19 Jun 2010)
Better than nothing. I dont see a problem with this as long as it works as good as it does on Android.
3. Seymur (unregistered)
It does not work good on Android.
4. downphoenix (Posts: 2733; Member since: 19 Jun 2010)
I haven't had any trouble with it on Android. It manages my group conversations nicely and I can make voice calls on it fine. Cant speak for video calls, never had a need for it honestly.
5. DerryAhmad (Posts: 255; Member since: 05 May 2012)
I hope it's only temporary situation. Native apps are always better than an Android port.
Blackberry needs to have as many (or at least the most used ones) cross-platform Messaging apps in their BB10 ecosystem if they want BB10 to be a success.