Some mobile phone manufacturers are now providing new applications. One of the wares is applications for Facebook and other social networking.


As a result, some phones already have the latest Facebook applications. They called Facebook Connect so consumers no longer need to reach them through a browser which makes looking status be slowly. Here are some tips and information Facebook applications for mobile phones.


iPhone: From 2.0 to 3.0

Facebook for iPhone application available at the App Store and downloaded on the website Facebook. This application was developed in several versions, such as version 2.0 to 2.2 and which will soon slide version 3.0. Apple made a systematic neat.

Menus are consisting of Newsfeed, Profile, Friends, Inbox, Chat, Request, Events, Photos, and Pages arranged vertically in three rows. From the user menu we can immediately see how many messages in the Inbox and the notification that will appear at the bottom of the screen.

How to get this application is not difficult. Download and install on your iPhone via Facebook or App Store after that, fill with complete account name and keywords. However, the version for the iPhone has some weaknesses such as slow and problematic operation.


In version 3.0 will be provided a more complete menu. For example user can directly perform RSVP. Another menu options are Notes, Pages, Create New Photo Albums, Upload Photos to Any album, and others up to 15 new menu.

BlackBerry Version 1.6

The latest Facebook application for BlackBerry is version 1.6. This version is more sophisticated than before because the automatic synchronization function is equipped to a specific menu, such as contacts and calendar. This version also changed the ways to access the menu on Facebook.

For example, to write a comment on the photos in an album, a user must click on the image. After that, the line will appear to choose from the menu. This method is similar to how to access the menu on the phone.
There is also support for RSS, Wall Updates, view and comment on the wall of a friend, or display and comment on photos. Not only that, there are 16 different languages including Indonesian.

Unfortunately, only the BlackBerry that has 64 megabytes memory and operating system 4.2 or later series that can use version 1.6. Version 1.6 users can also used for Facebook to connect with the BlackBerry Calendar application, the BlackBerry Message, and BlackBerry Connect. If the application is activated, some things will happen on your BlackBerry phone are:

- Every new contact is added on Facebook automatically entered into the BlackBerry contact list. Similarly, changes in the profile picture and information friends on Facebook. In contrast to find new friends, a list of contacts on the BlackBerry will be sent to Facebook.

- Every new notification appears on Facebook, this notification will appear also in the Facebook application Message.

- When there is a new event that is sent to a user's Facebook account, this event directly inserted into the list of Calendar Facebook.

Only Nokia Symbian

Although Nokia phone users the largest number, unfortunately, not many Facebook applications on this phone. Here are some options to consider:

- FBook of MessMo. Free version of this application can be obtained in This application's feature is complete. Users can send pictures or video, and other actions directly from the phone. Light enough for the application of Java-based and does not absorb a lot of credit. Devices that can run this application is the third edition of Symbian S60 and S40.

- Recently, Nokia launched a formal application. Looks like a Facebook application that is attached to the Nokia N97 series. This application can be downloaded for free via Ovi Store. All common features in Facebook can be run, including uploading photos and videos, create photo album, a fan of the pages, or receive alerts on mobile phones. However, this latest application is only for Nokia phones based on Symbian S60 fifth edition, like the Nokia N97 and Nokia 5800 Xpress Music.

Facebook on your PDA or Mobile Windows Mobile



Facebook application for Windows Mobile operating system quite a lot. Even Microsoft has also created an application that can be downloaded free of charge their site:

- Facebook App from Microsoft has a full function and appearance of the typical Windows Mobile. In addition to standard functions, such as writing a message, with this application users can upload photos and videos directly from your phone. Other functions include updating the profile. This application can be run on devices with Windows Mobile operating system. However, this application is very slow when running.

- In addition to the windows version 6.1, Microsoft is also developing applications for Windows Mobile 6.5, which can be downloaded at the site. It is a new version so that there are still many weaknesses. For example the application can not be installed on the memory card. However, this application has an interesting feature. One of them, users can directly call from Phonebook pages in Facebook.

- FriendMobilizers of Macrospecs one of them. The merit of this application, it looks pretty simple but complete function. For example look at the profile, to poke, write on the wall, photographs and other displays. Notification of Facebook, will also appear on the main screen phone. Shortcomings, this application does not have the function of uploading photos can be accessed at FriendMobilizers

Facebook on Android phone

Which has slid so far is Bloo, Facebook applications that run on Android operating system. Bloo was first launched with version 1.3 and will be corrected in the next version 1.3.1.

The advantage of this application is the speed. One feature even allows users to search and display the photos in their gallery with ease.
Not all features can be run on Facebook. Bloo is not free. This application can be found at Android Market with the price of U.S. $ 1.49.

Unique feature in the notification fBook is designed to work like a push-mail. Users can set how long each time the phone to check if there is a new notification.
Users can also arrange for, each appears notification, phone ringing sounds or vibrate. A recurring complaint is the Facebook page by using this application often been signed out by itself.