Apps

Voice services coming to WhatsApp this spring

Windows 8 Apps+Games

Viber, the cross-platform messaging and VoIP app, arrives on Windows 8 with nifty features

Apps

Nimbuzz brings cheap international calls to Windows Phone 8 in latest update

Apps

Nimbuzz messaging app gets a major update with voice calling for Windows Phone

Apps

Viber for Windows Phone updated to version 3.1; introduces revamped UI and more

Apps

WeChat for Windows Phone updated with a handful of new features

Apps

Viber update brings Windows and Windows Phone 8 closer together

Windows 8 Apps+Games

Microsoft updates Skype for Windows 8, adds HD video support

Windows Phone News

Voxer unveils Windows Phone 8 beta program, invites consumers to participate

Windows Phone News

Vox plans to bring mobile VoIP service to Windows Phone

Windows Phone News

Viber hits 3.0 on Android and iOS, Windows Phone version coming “in next 3 months”

Apps

Viber gets free HD calling and Live Tile support in latest update

Windows Phone News

Viber for Windows Phone 8 submitted to the store, should be available soon

Windows Phone News

Viber CEO confirms update coming to Windows Phone

Apps

Viber states VOIP update for Windows Phone 'coming very soon'

Windows Phone News

Microsoft busy with Skype-Lync integration and a Lync app

Windows Phone News

VOIP client Fring making a return to Windows Phone in the future

Apps

Make free HD video calls with the latest WeChat update

Apps

Got Vonage? Vonage Call may make calling from your Windows Phone easier

Windows Phone News

Messenger users: It’s time to update to Skype

< >
9

Tango video calling app ported to other Windows Phones

Don't want to wait for Skype to come to Windows Phone? Have a developer unlocked device? Then you can head over to XDA to grab the XAP file for Tango, the video calling and VOIP solution that costs nothing to use. Originally offered on the HTC Titan and Radar, it has been ported to older Windows Phones for some fun.

We loaded it up on our HTC Arrives and sure enough, it works. Sure, video calling is a bit choppy, even over WiFi and the audio is only routed through the rear speaker, but the novelty of it is certainly exciting.

The app seems to work on all HTC generation phones and LG phones, but only audio for Samsung devices (Focus, Omnia 7) and of course there's no love for Dell.

Head here to XDA for the relevant thread. Thanks, David, for the link!

0
loading...
1
loading...
21
loading...
0
loading...

Comments

There are 9 comments. Sign in to comment

Musicman247 says:

So, do you have to be in front of a mirror for the other person to see you while you see them? ;)

MaulerX says:

If you think about it, it would come in handy when you are trying to show the other person something.

Yup. That's what I was thinking. You cold also just use it for voice. Video is an option.

dr1rrb says:

Works perfectly on my HTC surround ;D

starsoccer9 says:

How did you unlock the HTC arrive. I thought It cant be unlocked. I have been trying to do that forever

Unlock is a confusing term these days..What the post meant by unlock is Dev unlocked and not sim/carrier unlocked. To be dev unlocked, you need to have a MS WP7 dev account (if u r on Mango) or checkout the XDA forum for any ways to dev unlock for free.

tsume says:

The HSPL/RSPL unlock thread says they do NOT support the Arrive or the Trophy, so the only way they could have unlocked the Arrive is with a WP7 dev account unless someone knows otherwise.

starsoccer9 says:

Yea im really sad that my phone cant be dev unlocked. well hopefully with chevron they can unlock it for me yay

lemonsteveo says:

Just noticed a flaw in this app. If you're inside the app and somebody calls you, you won't receive any notifications due to the way notifications work on Windows Phone. Guess it won't really matter since you won't be in the app all the time...