Applications lightweight version still seems to be a favorite for some users, given the entry-level segment devices still rely on light or regular version of the application to add frills “Lite”. Some applications that have a Lite version of them, Facebook, Line, and the recently introduced Google is YouTube Go to store and share videos online.
Do not want to miss, Microsoft also participated launches lightweight application, this time called Skype Lite. Yes, this app is a light version of the Skype application standard. So, what are the features of the application of this light? Of course the main difference from the Lite version is the standard version is the use of data when making calls.
These applications rely on voice-calling feature as a means of telecommunications to developing countries that have a network connection is quite slow. This application has a size of about 13MB to work despite chested in 2G network or when the connection is not stable. Currently, Microsoft is targeting developing countries like India, which still have a slow internet connection.
Not just saving the data, the application is also frugal use of power, so it will not drain power user’s device. In addition, this application can also run smoothly on devices with Android OS long. As for the video call, there is the option to reduce the consumption of data that will conserve data usage.
Interestingly, Microsoft is still buried SMS features and provides nine regional language options. Does Microsoft plan to launch Skype Lite application in another country? Hopefully, other developing countries can immediately taste the service of Microsoft.