Recently, Facebook has launched Facebook Lite Android applications dedicated to the low-end Smartphone devices, specially works on 2G network. The characteristics of the Facebook Lite application, very compact interface, supports low-profile Android device, essentially a response Web-based application, but luckily there Notification functions besides the basic functions such as chat Messenger, Pages and Groups.
Facebook Lite Version has very low memory, only 262 KB, require devices running Android 2.2 or above and as Google Play described that it will load news feed very fast even if you use the 2G network. Currently the Facebook Mobile application is only available in the country like Bangladesh, Nepal, Nigeria, South Africa, Sudan, Sri Lanka, Vietnam and Zimbabwe.
The number of smartphones is growing in India and the Asia – Pacific region, especially low-end smartphones. Facebook Lite is therefore reasonable direction of CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
Unlike other separate applications, Facebook support full functionality and the interface is a compact and user-oriented. It is also regarded as a shortened version of the Facebook application is available.
So still in the testing phase Facebook Lite should be introduced very quietly, unknown applications can be provided at a global scale or not. If in the case of users who do not meet expectations or a reason, so can this social network will abandon the project. In addition the project called Internet.org Facebook now offers free internet in some African countries.
Facebook Lite Download requires Android 2.2 or higher, Facebook Lite 126.96.36.199.14 Download click here. (Updated version)