Since the founding of Facebook in 2004, it has become the most popular social networking and online social media service. With more than two billion active monthly users to date and being a free site, uploading videos, communicating with friends and family as well as online gaming have become easier and more extensive.
To improve its services and performance, the team behind this social networking site continues to update Facebook on all platforms. The current version depends on the device and for the APK version, it is 22.214.171.124.90 released this week and with a download size of 81.8 MB.
While no new features were added, the company regularly releases updates, with the recent one focusing on improvements on speed and reliability. Some users comment that the file size needs to be reduced, though.
If you are still one of the few people who have not tried this popular app, here are the features you have been missing:
- Photo and video sharing as well as memories
- Photo album creation you can share or keep in private
- Facebook emoticons and publishing posts and status updates
- Commenting on your friends’ posts
- Playing games with your friends online
- Following your favorite websites, artists and companies
- Building brand image via social media
Downloading Facebook on Android
If you want to enjoy this app on your Android device, it is possible via Google Play Store, under the Social category. You can also type in “Facebook” on the search bar. However, not all Android devices can download and install this app. Your device should support 15 api and above. After downloading the app on your device, move the apk file to the SD card of your Android and the file manager you want to have it installed. The APK version can also be downloaded and run using android emulators like bluestacks and koplayer.
Please note that installation of the app will also be requiring app permissions, such as, reading your contacts’ data, accessing your approximate and precise location, among others.