If you are owner of the PS Vita then you can easily make or receive a video call from your PS dashboard. You can download skype app from the PlayStation Store.

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Skype has launched a video calling app for PlayStation Vita handheld gaming system. If you are a owner of the PlayStation Vita then you can now easily make and receive video calls from your PS dashboard. PlayStation Vita offers video calling abilities and voice calling on both the Wi-Fi and 3G/Wi-Fi models. The Skype app for PS Vita can be downloaded from the Sony’s PlayStation Store.


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Skype Brings Video Calling to PlayStation Vita

Skype, Now Available for Download via PlayStation Store, Marks the First Time Video Calling Has Been Available on PlayStation

Palo Alto, CA – April 24, 2012 –Skype announced today that Skype video calling is now available on PlayStation Vita (PS Vita), expanding Skype video calling capabilities to a portable gaming device for the first time. PS Vita, which launched in early 2012 from Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC (SCEA), will offer video calling capabilities and voice calling on both the Wi-Fi and 3G/Wi-Fi models. PS Vita users can download the application for free from PlayStation®Store later today.

“Our users appreciate being able to access Skype features wherever and whenever they choose,” said Manrique Brenes, senior director, consumer electronics group at Skype. “With the launch of Skype for PS Vita, we are taking another step towards our ultimate goal of making Skype video calling available on every platform, all over the world, and meeting the demands of existing PlayStation users to offer video on a gaming console.”

Skype on PS Vita runs in “background mode” for users while gaming or using other applications and users have the capability to “pause” a game, conduct a call and then return to their previous activity. Additionally, PS Vita features both front and rear facing cameras, which allows users to switch back and forth between the two during a Skype call. This is a great benefit of never missing a call even when playing a game or using another app.

PS Vita is available for $249.99 (MSRP) for Wi-Fi and $299.99 (MSRP) for 3G/Wi-Fi models. The device is also equipped with a 5″ OLED touch screen, dual analog sticks, front touchscreen and rear touch pad, two cameras and a built in microphone.

Twelve time world champion Fatal1ty was one of the first users to test-drive the application.

“As a gaming enthusiast, I am always in search for a next big thing,” said Fatal1ty. “When I heard Skype was going to be featured on PS Vita, my first thought was this was going to be the device that sets the bar for all new gaming consoles-connecting with family and friends while playing your favorite game.”

Source: Engadget

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