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4th August 2011, 12:22 PM   |  #1  
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There is a Skype update which allows video calling for us
4th August 2011, 01:29 PM   |  #2  
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only the 7" tab is compatible right ?
4th August 2011, 01:58 PM   |  #3  
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Installed but I don't see the option for Video Calling?
4th August 2011, 02:30 PM   |  #4  
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Still no support for Tegra 2 (needs NEON instructions)
according to the FAQ (https://support.skype.com/en/faq/FA11019/How-do-I-make-video-calls-with-Skype-for-Android") you still need the NEON instructions set, and Tegra 2 is not supported for video.

"* This specifically does not include some tablets that use the Tegra 2 chipset (e.g. Android tablets and Motorola Atrix do not support video calling)."

This is a bit of a bummer, i'm really hoping they get this sorted out soon. It works on my SGS, but i'd really prefer the tablet.
4th August 2011, 04:26 PM   |  #5  
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Friing (sp?) works great for video calls for me. I video chat to an iPhone 4 user no problem.
5th August 2011, 12:24 AM   |  #6  
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Originally Posted by just4747

Friing (sp?) works great for video calls for me. I video chat to an iPhone 4 user no problem.

Yes but Fring is not Skype.
Most of the business world uses Skype.
Anyone got this working?
5th August 2011, 04:19 AM   |  #7  
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Originally Posted by donbowman

according to the FAQ (https://support.skype.com/en/faq/FA11019/How-do-I-make-video-calls-with-Skype-for-Android") you still need the NEON instructions set, and Tegra 2 is not supported for video.

"* This specifically does not include some tablets that use the Tegra 2 chipset (e.g. Android tablets and Motorola Atrix do not support video calling)."

This is a bit of a bummer, i'm really hoping they get this sorted out soon. It works on my SGS, but i'd really prefer the tablet.

um..yea..this is BS...the flagship tablets aren't supported?!?
5th August 2011, 05:04 AM   |  #8  
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I read somewhere that they weren't going to do any deving for tablets until Ice Cream Sandwich comes out... It's up to us to make this happen it seems

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