Skype 1.8 for Xbox One Released

Skype on Xbox One, courtesy of the 1.8 update, now has photo viewing from mobile devices and an enhanced Snap Experience.

Skype 1.8 now allows users to view photos sent from mobile phones on their consoles regardless as to what OS it’s being sent from. It will also allow you to create a slideshow for multiple pictures being shared.

Changes to the Snap functionality have been added as well:

  • You can answer calls while using other apps in Snap mode.
  • View recent and favorite contacts and make calls while in Snap mode
  • You can also get previews of messages while Snapped.