Here’s a big news for Windows Phone users. Popular VoIP app Viber, which is known for its free calling and texting features, has been given a massive update for Windows Phone 8 that finally brings it on par with its Android and iOS counterparts.
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Apart from a redesigned UI, one of the biggest features that this update brings is the support for calls with HD audio, which should give it more ammunition to fight against the likes of Skype. Other new features introduced is the ability to pin conversations to Live Tiles, lock screen notifications, support up to 40 people in group conversations and also deeper integration with your phone’s contacts. Also Read - TRAI asks if WhatsApp, Skype, Viber, and Hike should be regulated by the government
You can download the latest version of Viber for free from the Windows Phone Store.