Skype vs Jami: What are the differences?
What is Skype? Voice calls, instant messaging, file transfer, and video conferencing. Skype’s text, voice and video make it simple to share experiences with the people that matter to you, wherever they are.
What is Jami? GNU end-to-end encrypted alternative to Zoom and Jitsi. It is a free software for universal communication which respects freedoms and privacy of its users Its main goal is to provide a communication framework and end-user applications to make audio or video calls, send text messages and make generic data transfers. It makes this possible via multiple paradigms: a modern decentralized approach using a DHT to find peers or classical centralized SIP as a soft-phone..
Skype and Jami can be categorized as "Web and Video Conferencing" tools.
Some of the features offered by Skype are:
- Calling- Make free Skype to Skype calls or call mobiles and landlines home and abroad at low rates.
- Video- Catch up face to face or get a whole group together on a video call.
- Messaging- You're always in the loop with instant messaging, voice messaging and sending texts.
On the other hand, Jami provides the following key features:
- Text Messaging
- Group chat
- Clear History