1. chenks's Avatar
    Anyone had any problems using Skype (video chat) on Nexus 4?
    Was doing a video chat on Sunday and on 3 occasions it caused the phone to power off/reboot.
    Phone was using mobile data and was connected to mains charger (although it did the same when not connected to charger).

    Was very strange, all that happens that suddenly the screen goes black and then turns off.
    10-22-2013 07:15 AM
  2. Fairclough's Avatar
    Odd indeed. Sounds like the Netflix app when it wasn't optimised for 4.3.

    I know hangout (Google+) works sound

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    10-22-2013 07:40 AM
  3. TofuTwit's Avatar
    Same thing happens to me. Weird indeed.

    10-22-2013 07:45 AM
  4. chenks's Avatar
    Same thing happens to me. Weird indeed.
    ok, at least i know it's not just my phone then.
    might try and get the other person to use Hangouts or something else (they are using an ipad).
    10-22-2013 10:19 AM
  5. oberkc's Avatar
    Hangouts app for iOS was just updated. This may be a good option.

    Having said this, I have not experienced problems with skype.
    10-22-2013 11:37 AM
  6. acejavelin's Avatar
    I use the Skype app all the time, never had an issue, have video calls with my son in college for up to an hour with no problems... Stock 4.3 and Skype, have you tried clearing data on the app and/or uninstall and reinstall?
    10-23-2013 10:09 AM
  7. kiriath's Avatar
    I have 3 Nexus 4 in my household. They all reboot while video skyping. I notice that it is due to overheating since they all get very warm to the touch.
    Do a Google search and you will find lots of users with the same problem.

    Sent from my Nexus 4 using AC Forums mobile app
    10-25-2013 07:01 AM

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