Facebook Updates Messenger With More Ways To Chat, Video Sharing, Faster Photo Sharing, Better Search, And More
Facebook updated its Messenger app for iOS today with a plethora of new features. You can download the new version now from the App Store.
Here’s the Messenger 5.0 changelog:
- More ways to message: Everything’s front and center, so it’s easier to send photos, voice messages and more.
- Video: Send videos from your phone’s camera roll and when people send you videos, play them right in the app.
- Instant photo sharing: Take a photo and send it in just one tap, without leaving the conversation.
- Shortcuts to stickers: When someone sends you a sticker, press and hold down on it to get the pack.
- Improved search: Enter the names of people and groups to find them quickly.
- Other fixes, including to stickers and groups.
Facebook says this update will also be rolling out on Android “this week.”