Services offered by "Skype™ au" are as follows.
(1) Voice call
(2) Instant messaging (IM)
You can enjoy instant messaging with Skype users all the time using au's packet communication.
(3) Contact list
"Skype™ au" app works in the background so that you can check your status of your friends and family members to see if they are on-line or off-line at any time. You can choose a person from your contact list to make a voice call or send an instant message.
(4) Status display
You can display your status with an icon to allow the caller to see the receiver's status.
(1) Call charge 
|Caller||Receiver||Call rate ("Skype™ au" user)|
|"Skype™ au" user||"Skype™ au" user||Free|
|"Skype™ au" user||Skype user||Free|
|Skype user||"Skype™ au" user||Free|
|"Skype™ au" user||Landline and
mobile phones abroad
|Fees set by Skype
(payment with Skype Credit)
(2) Packet communication charge
Packet communication charge occurs according to the pricing plan/packet communication flat rate service of the subscriber in order to use instant messaging, contact list, and status display. Packet communication charge also occurs when making and receiving a voice call for ID identification.
Smartphones featuring Android™ OS.
au service areas
At the same time as the release of "IS03" (after late November, 2010)