Social media giant Facebook has officially rolled out a new and simplified version of Messenger called Messenger 4. The latest update which comes with a much simpler design interface now features three tabs instead of nine; your conversations, both one-to-one and groups.
Messenger 4 comes with features like Camera located at the top so you can easily capture and share your selfies. A ‘Discover tab’, where you can connect with businesses to get the latest deals, play Instant Games, book your next vacation, follow the news and more. The new update now allows you to tap into Messenger 4’s People tab, you can find friends, catch up on people’s Stories, and see everyone who is active.
It also comes with a new feature call color gradients; this feature allows you to personalize your conversations. Color gradients allow you to use multiple colors to customize your chat bubbles in conversations. You can see the colors change from red to blue, for example, as you scroll up and down a conversation. Color gradients can be changed any time to reflect your mood or topic of conversation.
According to Facebook, Messenger 4 is coming in phases. The company revealed that it will bring features like Dark Mode, a re-skinned interface that cuts down on the glare from your phone.
Source: FB NewsRoom.