Facebook for Android released lite version

Quite surprisingly, Facebook has released a new application in the Play Store. In Facebook Lite is, according to the name, a stripped down version of the previously available app that is designed especially for users with slow Internet speed and less powerful smartphones. We provide the APK file of the app available for download.

Facebook for Android: Lite version released [APK Download]

In times of octa-core processors, smartphones with up to 4 GB of RAM and WQHD resolution might think, the greatest resource consumption among smartphones would take spectacular 3D games console-quality to complete. In fact, there are more numerous Apps of social networks that reduce by constantly retrieving data from the Internet, above all, the battery life and data volume considerably; on devices with weaker hardware configuration can lead to misfires sometimes even. The Facebook app has to be mentioned as an example, because the application consumes always been more energy and data volume than most users would like. What's in this country merely annoying, provides customers in regions with limited Internet connectivity respectively hardware remains a serious problem, since they are virtually excluded from the mobile use of the social network.

Facebook Lite for users with slow Internet connections and less powerful smartphones

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A solution to this problem is to represent the new Facebook Lite client &# 8211; some will perhaps remember the same name mobile website that offered Facebook between 2009 and 2010 as a lightweight alternative. In the form of an Android app, the concept lives on and actually sees Facebook Lite in many places as a mobile web page. Thanks to features such as push notifications and the integrated camera feature, the app but raises positively on the Web version for smartphones and is to function reliably even in poor internet connection. The Messenger function has also been integrated directly into Facebook Lite. With a file size of less than 1 MB, the download does not weigh as much, also the performance is satisfactory even on less powerful phones.

Install Facebook Lite

Facebook LitedownloadQR codeFacebook LiteDeveloper: FacebookPrice: Free

At the moment, the app is still in the testing phase and is indeed listed on the Play Store, but can only be downloaded in India, Nigeria, South Africa, Sudan, Sri Lanka, Vietnam and Zimbabwe, unless one manipulates the Standordinformationen means root access. The first user-app feedback is largely positive. We assume that Facebook's app will release after a first test phase in other countries. Who does not want to wait longer can download the APK we provide, install and test manually Facebook Lite. For this it is only necessary to enable the installation of apps from unknown sources in the security settings.

Facebook Lite 1.0 download (APK, 1 MB)

Facebook for Android released lite versiondownloadQR codecom.facebook.lite- size: 0.2 MB


via TechCrunch, APKMirror


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