Facebook Lite Android app for developing countries
Mobile Facebook application opens hundreds of millions of users every day and they are increasing every day because of the increasingly massive influx of Android smartphones in emerging markets. But the standard Facebook application uses too much mobile data and it works slowly when don’t work fast 3G network or fast Wi-Fi networks. Therefore, Facebook launched Facebook Lite app for emerging markets and budget phones. Made for Android, Facebook Lite includes basics such as newsfeed, status updates, photos and notifications. It has a size less than 1 MB, and will run and updated more quickly. From Facebook indicate that Lite is designed for markets with slower internet connection in order “to give to the people better Facebook experience on slow networks.” Facebook Lite is available today in some parts of Asia, and in the coming weeks and will arrive in Latin America, Africa and Europe.