Oovoo vs Skype Which one is the best?

If you have a smartphone the next best thing to do is download a VoIP service. So we’re pretty sure that you heard or used Oovoo and Skype. Both apps have been designed to offer a combination of text and voice for users.

According to some rumors, there are a lot of users switching from Oovoo to Skype or conversely. Let’s see their advantages and disadvantages.

Oovoo vs Skype Which One Is The Best VOIP Application


OoVoo has only one big advantage over Skype which is the free 12-way multi-platform video group chat. There are a lot of users who installed Oovoo just because you can make a video call with up to 12 friends.

The ooVoo is completely and totally free for users and packed with amazing features. You can also send messages even during video chats. With ooVoo you can send short video clips, Smartphone devices are limited to 21 second video clips, but Computer users  have no limit to send video clips.

OoVoo can be installed on a variety of devices such as Android Smartphone, Android Tablet, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch,  Windows Phone and on Amazon Fire Phone. The ooVoo also runs perfectly on PCs.

The free version of OoVoo includes ads but if you want to remove them you have to Upgrade to ooVoo Premium at any time.


Skype is the most popular Voice communication app in the globe with more than 500 million users. With skype you can send text, voice and video to your family and friends. You can also send skype emoticons to your friends in this way you will tell them how are you feeling.

The Skype is very easy to use, It has a clean and simple interface.  You can set your status if you are Online, Away, Do Not Disturb, Invisible, and Offline

Skype is best known for their video calling quality so Hundreds of millions of people are using Skype because it has a higher quality of voice than Oovoo. The service has also offered the best video quality for many years.

If you don’t have a webcam, make a voice call instead. You can also send text messages to any mobile phone. Unfortunately sending texts requires Skype credit but the instant messaging is free. A text message costs 11.2 cents.

If you want to make phone calls instead text messages you can buy Skype credit or subscription. Skype offers several different plan options so you can buy one of them depending on how many minutes or hours you think you’ll use for a month.

Do you use Oovoo or Skype? Let us know in the comments