Facebook only cost 10 megabytes of storage, so it is fast to install and very quick to start. Despite lacking some high-level features, it is worth to trade-off. Users are now able to change the color of text bubbles in conversations. You can send and receive messages, images, voice notes, stickers, and audio calls. Now all we need Facebook to do is stop there and not add any new features — or else we might need a Messenger Lighter app in a few years to reset everything again. Thankfully, before I lost my patience entirely, Messenger Lite was made available in my region and it was like an angel descended from the heavens and fixed everything. All these features make up a heavier Messenger app that gets sluggish at times.
The most updated version of allows you send emojis and stickers to friends. It only has the basic features—you know, the ones you care about in a messaging app. But I do use Messenger for video calls and receive at least a few videos a week as messages. The installation of Facebook Lite and Messenger Lite Apps can be done offline. There is an alternative way to download and install Facebook Messenger light on your-your smartphones and tablets by directly install the apps on Google Play Store.
If you do though, switching apps all the time will probably annoy you more than ignoring Messenger Day. This is vastly simpler compared to the standard app, which features options to scan friends' codes, invite friends, view requests to connect, add friends by phone number, upload your contacts or view all of your Facebook friends in alphabetical order. And just like Facebook Lite, Messenger Lite has been designed to run on and work efficiently even in areas with unstable or slow internet connections. The recent arrival of a new, much more has made lots of Facebookers seriously consider swapping to the Lite version given how much less it consumes in the way of resources. By Krish Gali , Product Manager December 5, 2018 Messenger Lite for Android, a slimmed down version of Messenger, just got richer with more features that allow you to better express yourself and share more with family and friends. These are Home the house icon , Contacts the two people icon and Account the profile photo icon located at the top of your screen. Lite has been and Africa and was recently launched in.
You can load the apps, connect and chat with your friends within a few seconds. All you have to do is tap the info button in the top right to change the colors, nicknames and emojis as many times as you want. Facebook Lite and Messenger Lite are compatible with any Android smartphones and tablets which have their Android version equal or higher than 2. Facebook Messenger Lite Facebook Messenger Lite is a mobile application designed to bring faster and better communication experience for Facebook Messenger Users. You can also customize your conversations with different people and groups. Messenger Lite app for Android is compatible with all the older version of Android higher than Gingerbread 2. Nor do you have the Groups tab, though your group chats will still be available alongside your individual chats in chronological order.
With over , Facebook Messenger is at par with WhatsApp, which passed the same figure in July 2017. If you have a slower Android phone or are on a phone plan with limited data, Messenger Lite is an easy call. In short: Vlad Savov, not a Facebook fan. It only takes a few seconds to do so. We are also making investments to more promptly address bugs or violating content so people can have the most positive experiences possible in Messenger Lite. Memory use is also cut down by half or more when you use Messenger Lite instead of Messenger.
You can pretty much do everything you can in a message on Messenger Lite as on the standard app except use various extra features and extensions like Location, Plans, Games, Spotify, Gfycat and more. Everything you need from a messenger, minus all the overcooked distractions Facebook Messenger, the regular variety, is definitely one of those guilty parties that is carrying too much weight for most people to like and enjoy. Fortunately, Facebook has an alternative called Messenger Lite. When you switch to the Contacts tab on Messenger Lite, you'll only see a list of people who use either Messenger or Messenger Lite plus a Search field at the top to quickly search for a specific friend. The intriguing thing is that once if? We look forward to sharing more features and improvements in 2019.
One of the best things about Messenger Lite is its ability to provide its user with a seamless conversation in fewer taps. Give them a nickname maybe birthday girl or birthday boy for a day and make the emoji in the chat a birthday cake. It can work with every version of Android, from Android 2. Facebook Messenger is a really popular communication app. This makes the whole chatting experience unintuitive. The Messenger app looks cramped up with several. There will be fewer interrupts and disconnects, compare to the full app 4.
In grand business strategic terms, this is a logical move for Facebook as it competes with every other tech company to be the one dominating your attention on the omnipresent phone in your hand. The messaging app not just for people on a limited data budget, but also for those with limited patience for self-indulgent mobile apps With Messenger Lite, I still have a full suite of emoji at my disposal, I still get delivery and read receipts, and I can still like and reply to a message directly from the Android notification. The advantages of Facebook Messenger Lite Right now more than 1 million users are using Facebook to connect with relatives and friends. Photos you receive also won't load in full resolution until you tap to view them. Facebook Messenger Lite A few months ago announced a lightweight version of that offers the most basic features of for those who have low-specs smartphone or tablet. You can still send messages, pictures, emoticons and attached files to your friends.
Richer does not mean heavier though. You can also keep both installed on your phone for the few instances when you need to send a video or make a video call. Works on all over the map. You lose a few features, but for the most part the app is just as good. It's a stripped down version of the Messenger that sports the basic features only.
In the screenshots below, regular Messenger is on the left and Messenger Lite is on the right. On Android, I still find it easier to silence Messenger notifications from the system settings than within the app itself. Messenger Lite does away with a lot of and focuses on the basic task of messaging. Cutting away all the accumulated integrations and features that Facebook has tacked on over the years, Messenger Lite offers simple, easy messaging. We guarantee that the app works fast and smoothly. Messenger Lite works very similar to how the standard Messenger app works, but instead of seeing several menu options at the bottom of your screen plus more at the top , you'll only see three main tabs that represent the core features of Messenger. Without all the extra bulky features, Messenger Lite doesn't have to work so hard, therefore saving you precious data on your mobile data plan plus battery life as an added bonus.