Viber for Windows Phone 8 is awaiting approval

Viber for Windows Phone 8 is awaiting approval
The beta version of the Viber app for Windows Phone was released almost a year ago, and it has been a disappointment ever since. The app has been all well and good, but it wasn't really a Viber app. It didn't offer voice calls, and because of that, it ended up being renamed Viber Messenger. Well, the real Viber app has been submitted to the Windows Phone Store, and is awaiting approval.

Viber CEO Talmon Marco told TruTower that the app had been submitted to the store, and Microsoft has said the approval process could be finished quickly, and the app be made available within 24 hours or so. In addition to the messaging, the app will include voice calling, and even group calling will be available in this version of the app. 

Even better, the app will not be exclusive to any handset, and will be available for all Windows Phone users. It should be coming soon, and we'll let you know when it hits. 

source: TruTower via WPCentral

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15 Comments

1. nexusalltheway

Posts: 69; Member since: Nov 28, 2012

I love viber on my Galaxy Nexus

2. thethird

Posts: 72; Member since: Mar 28, 2013

Windows phone - slowly but surely? [+]

9. TechBizJP08

Posts: 495; Member since: Mar 25, 2013

Bring in next: -instagram -facebook

3. papss unregistered

I've never used viper and don't really understand its importance

4. ryq24

Posts: 875; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

Frees call and text thru wifi! Great for those who are far away from home. No international call charge! And it's viber!

5. papss unregistered

Okay yeah that would be nice

8. TechBizJP08

Posts: 495; Member since: Mar 25, 2013

Its called viber. And you can use it with data connection. Call and Message, Data usage charge small only.

11. papss unregistered

I get it now.. Guess I'm used to having a connection so I have never looked into this program

6. naveenstuns

Posts: 184; Member since: Feb 19, 2012

Windows phone is slowly improving. I think it will come closer to android and ios if not beat them.

12. lovenyc8

Posts: 164; Member since: Mar 13, 2013

never going to happen in your dream nothing will ever beat android

13. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

Never going to happen! " in you're dreams, nothing will ever over-take Android "

14. UrbanPhantom

Posts: 949; Member since: Oct 30, 2012

Samsung is already giving up on Android. Tizen is living proof they have no faith in the Android platform...

7. UrbanPhantom

Posts: 949; Member since: Oct 30, 2012

Some worthless prick (or pricks) keep giving thumbs down to every person posting anything related to WP8. Suck on this, 3itch ----

10. TheBitterTruth unregistered

Evolution of WP :)

15. rabih_z

Posts: 45; Member since: Nov 02, 2012

Windows should work on getting the top apps and a some interesting game titles so would ppl start using windows platform. I was really interested into getting a lumia 920 but then preferred to wait until my change would be a regret. PS: platform solid and nice but lack apps.

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