Viber Universal Windows App now in development, closed beta to start soon

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Popular VOIP app Viber has beenpromising a Windows 10 app for some time.  The company opened registration for a closed beta of the app in February this year, and it appears the app is now in active development, with a company representative telling those who were accepted to the beta that the app has been submitted to the Windows Store.

Viber features:

  • Text with your friends and make free calls with HD sound quality
  • Send stickers, emoticons, photos and locations
  • Download stickers from the Sticker Market, making messaging fun!
  • Hold & Talk – instant voice messages. Your friend will hear you as you speak!
  • Live Tiles, lock screen notifications, and the ability to pin chats to the home screen
  • Select chat backgrounds from the background gallery
  • Full sync between your mobile phone and computer

It is believed the Universal Windows App will also support video calling and end to end encryption.

The current Viber for Windows Phone and Windows 8.1 can be found at the links below:

[appbox windowsstore 9wzdncrfj46z]

[appbox windowsstore 9wzdncrfj47f]

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