Skype Premium Account Review
Skype offers great options and wonderful features in its free version. However, users with more diversified or more complex needs may be able to find Skype's Premium account useful.
What does a Premium account have to offer that a regular account doesn’t?
With Skype Premium account you'll be able to achieve more than you could with a regular account. Premium account owners can:
- Place group video calls
- Share their screen during a video call
- Disable ads
- Enjoy real time customer support by chat
- Place an unlimited number of calls to a single country or region of their choosing
How can I upgrade my Skype account into a Premium account?
First, try accessing Skype's website upgrade page. Log in with your account details and click 'Get a Premium account':
Then you can select which countries you'd like to be able to place calls to. After you confirm your selections you'll be requested to approve and select payment methods. Follow the on-screen instructions and fill in the required details until you've finished the registration process.
Alternatively, you can upgrade your account from Skype itself. Select the 'Skype' tab and then the 'Account' option:
Then you'll be redirected to Skype's website where you'll be able to select the upgrade option and commence the process:
And, you're done! Now you just have to decide whether or not you'd like to upgrade your Skype account into a Premium account and start enjoying even more of Skype's features!