Facebook Mobile App Overview
I am sure you are a facebook power user as you have stepped in this article. Even if you are expert at using facebook, the reviews provided here will give you some information which you may not be aware. For your convenience, I have reviewed the facebook mobile app based on their operating system.
Let's see few advantages of using facebook in our day to day life. Facebook helps us to keep up with family and friends faster. We can see what our family and friends are doing. At any time, we shall share photos, updates, and videos. Instant notifications for likes or comments on your posts by a buddy. Playing games and using your favorite apps.
In most cases, you can use facebook in your regional language. The list of languages supported by facebook are: English, Dutch, Czech, Danish, Finnish, German, French, Greek, Italian, Indonesian, Korean, Japanese, Malay, Norwegian Bokmål, Portuguese, Polish, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Swedish, Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Traditional Chinese, Zulu, Vietnamese
If you are more excited about what the next feature of facebook will be, you can sign up as a beta tester. You will get early access to test any feature offered by facebook. Know more on how to sign up from the help center: http://on.fb.me/133NwuP. You can also Sign up directly here: http://play.google.com/apps/testing/com.facebook.katana
Facebook Mobile App for Android
Facebook is a free messenger app for Android mobile phone. We can download it for android tablets too without any problems. All you need to have is the internet connection on phone or tablet. The official website address is www.facebook.com
We can install facebook's android mobile application in multiple ways. The three commonly used methods are:
- Downloaded from Google Play Store
- Install Facebook App remotely from Computer or PC by accessing Google Play Store
- Downloading the .apk file from third party websites and install it.
If you have access to a computer with internet connection, you can directly access facebook using the link: www.facebook.com.
If you are not sure about the above-mentioned options, you can read my previous posts about Different Ways to Install Android Apps
Facebook Mobile App for iPhone and iPad
If you are an apple product user (iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad), you can find the information related to facebook mobile app for iPhone and iPad here. Facebook mobile app for iPad and iPhone are same. It also supports the list of languages mentioned above.
iPhones with iOS 8.0 or later is compatible with facebook mobile application. If you have iPhone with an earlier version of iOS 8.0 (iOS 7.0), you can visit the mobile website or lite version at https://mbasic.facebook.com/. Login with your credentials and enjoy using facebook on your mobile.
List of Apple Devices Compatible with Facebook Are
- iPhone 4S
- iPhone 5
- iPhone 5C
- iPhone 5S
- iPhone 6
- iPhone 6 Plus
- iPod Touch (5th generation)
- iPod Touch (6th generation)
- iPad 2
- iPad (3rd generation)
- iPad (4th generation)
- iPad Air
- iPad Air 2
- iPad Mini (1st generation)
- iPad Mini 2
- iPad Mini 3
If you are using multiple apple devices, you may get the question in your mind about How to transfer apps from iphone to iPad or vice versa. Practically speaking, we will not be able to transfer facebook app from one to another device using icloud or via Bluetooth. All you can do is just sign out from the account on the existing device and log in with the preferred account. You will be able to access and chat. If there is any other option you know, please provide them in the comment and I will update this post.
2 Ways to Install Facebook Application on Apple Devices
- Download and install from iTunes or App Store
- Install Remotely from PC or computer
Facebook for BlackBerry 10
The Facebook mobile application is available for Blackberry 10. The Facebook corporation allows the blackberry 10 users with website interface. With the latest version of facebook 10.8, the following changes were enforced:
- Introduction of browser-based Facebook experience
- Ability to reply to comments and view replies to comments
Facebook is the world's leading social networking website. Facebook and other mobile manufacturer are trying to ensure that every user gains access to the service. Under any situation, if you are unable to use, always open a web browser and use the application.