Facebook Messenger for Android just received a new update. In particular it is version 2.3, with improvements in group conversations, such as the ability to name a group right from the top of your conversation or get to your group conversations in one tap. Have also been introduced call friends for free right from Messenger in Canada, promising more countries soon.
Text your friends for free. Get Facebook Messenger to instantly reach friends on their smart phones, feature phones or desktop computers. In addition to sending free texts, you can also:
Message friends and contacts.
– Get started fast — log in with your Facebook account, or just use your phone number
– Send voice messages, photos, smileys and other emoji
– Get push notifications
Make plans on the go with social messaging features.
– Message a friend or start a group conversation
– Include your location to let friends know you’re nearby
Chat and receive SMS messages.
– Swipe left to see who’s available to chat
– See your SMS and Facebook messages together in the app — currently only available on some phones
Messenger does all this using your existing data plan.
Changelog Facebook Messenger for Samsung v2.3:
- Updates to group conversations:
- Name a group right from the top of your conversation
- Get to your group conversations in one tap – just swipe left to see them in your sidebar
- Search for group conversations by name or look them up by friends in the group
- Other Updates:
- Call friends for free right from Messenger (Canada). Free calling uses your existing data plan.
- Other improvements and bug fixes
Facebook Messenger for Samsung is available for free on Google Play.
Download | Google Play