The Skype Certified program has been endorsing the best Skype hardware solutions since 2004. Millions of partner approved products have shipped in this time. The focus now is exclusively around the audio and video experience and ensuring our users have access to these solutions that improve Skype call quality. We test against a set of very stringent requirements in our audio and video labs.
Products that meet our quality bar can enjoy the following benefits:
The solutions we accept into testing are limited to the following:
Note that we also certify audio or video path components for some more challenging product categories.
Testing is carried out against a pre-defined set of requirements. These requirements are separated into multiple test specifications.
Additional information and test signals are also shared to enable you to prepare more thoroughly for the Certification tests.