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Ask Us: Can you use SkypeOut on your 3 Skypephone?

Using Skype on your mobile phone is a great way to dodge standard call rates if your friends are logged onto Skype, but can you use pre-paid Skype credits to call anyone in the world like you can on your PC?

What sets Skype apart from other instant messaging programs is the ability to dial-out to any number in the world using pre-paid Skype credits; a feature known as SkypeOut.

Skype has recently made its way to mobile phone handsets in a pared down version of the PC client, which begs the question: can you dodge expensive mobile phone tariffs by making cheap SkypeOut calls?