Facebook for Windows Phone updated with new photo and messaging features

FB update

The official Facebook app has received a pretty big update today. Version 5.1 adds some much-needed photo features that other platforms have had for a long time. The Facebook app for Windows Phone has been much maligned, but with each update it gets better. Many users opt for the mobile site, but this update could change your mind

The biggest new feature in this update is the ability to batch upload photos to messages. This is handy if you use Facebook in place of MMS. The update also adds the ability to unlike or unfriend from the app. Lastly, they improved tagging and navigation to make the app even smoother. definitely make sure to get this update.

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  • Rishikesh Kulkarni

    Another new feature is in terms of navigation. As you scroll down you get a small arrow icon on top right corner. That icon takes you at beginning of the timeline. If you have new stories in your timeline then the icon will show the count too.

  • Good find. That has been in the beta for a while.