Facebook begins rolling out dark mode for Mobile users
Facebook has begun rolling out dark mode for Android users. Facebook had initially rolled out the dark mode for the website and the Facebook Lite App.
Now facebook make the feature accessible to the Facebook app users on Android as well.
The addition was first announced by famous tipster Jane Manchun Wong, who tweets about the features of the social media apps, but this time, her tweet appears in collaboration with Facebook.
She also shared a small snippet of how the Facebook dark mode will resemble once the feature is rolled out. She wrote, “Facebook is publicly testing Dark Mode! You asked it, I chatted with Facebook’s @alexvoica about it, and here’s a video made in collaboration with Facebook!”
Facebook had turned out dark mode for web (Desktop, Laptop) users first this year. However, it took Facebook fairly long to roll out the feature to the Android users. Now that Facebook has begun rolling out the feature.
How to get Dark Mode on Facebook App
First, you require to update your Facebook app on the Google Play Store or Apple App Store.
Next to updating the app, go to the Settings menu on Facebook
Scroll down on your screen, and you will notice the dark mode option
To allow it, you will have to turn on the toggle to activate the dark mode feature.
Facebook is still to announce the feature officially, but a spokesperson of the company was quoted as saying, “We know people have been asking for dark mode, and they won’t have to remain much longer. People will begin to see the option in their Facebook app settings as we roll it out globally.”
Newly, Facebook made a new logo for Messenger along with attractive colour pallets. “Messenger gets a new look to mark our advanced evolution from a simple way to message your Facebook friends, to a place to hang out with your favourite people, on your favourite apps and devices. With over a billion users around the world, our mission is to be a universal way to connect and be closer together. That mission has never been more important as people everywhere seem to private online spaces to stay connected,” Stan Chudnovsky, VP of Messenger, stated in a blog post.