Although people create Facebook lite for old devices or low capacity phones to open photos or videos, many people decide to download Facebook lite because it has a lot of good qualities. Facebook lite is the light and unofficial version of the original Facebook app. Even Facebook lite had more downloads than Facebook; do you want to know the reasons of this? Just keep reading.
What to know about Facebook lite?
This application is special for low-end phones, because Facebook lite does not use too much ram or internet data, and rarely freezes the phone. And because of this, people and, in general, teenagers prefer to download or open an account with Facebook lite and Internet data last longer.
Facebook lite is really light, you only need 1 MB free on your device. If you take a photo with a professional camera, this photo would be heavier than Facebook lite. And also, the original application occupies 40 MB, that’s heavy!
If you uninstall the Facebook original app and you start to use Facebook lite, you will save more than 30% of your battery’s energy. Even better, Facebook lite asks you before use your internet data, and to play a video, Facebook lite will wait until you are near to an open or secure Wi-Fi net.
Extras for Facebook lite
To chat with your friends, Facebook needs an extension like Facebook Messenger and that’s heavy too. So, with Facebook lite you can chat with your friends without using other applications or plugins. You can send emojis or funny stickers to personalize your message when you want. Although you can’t do video calls because Facebook lite doesn’t have this function, not yet.
The new options like “reactions” recently are available for Facebook lite, so you can put “love” reacts or “likes” to photos or videos. But you can’t see which of your friends are nearby and neither watch stories.
Talking about videos, Facebook lite thinks about it and prepares a surprise for its new users; you will be downloading a video in second plane, while you check your post or comment a photo, when the video is ready, you will receive a message about the video, and finally you can watch these videos without any problems.
How to create a Facebook Lite account?
To create a new Facebook lite account, it is quite easy and fast; but you must be over 14 years old, sometimes people create accounts for annoying or offensive users and Facebook lite is not responsible if your child or a child sees something inappropriate. Leaving this topic aside; Follow these steps to create a Facebook Lite account:
- Open the Facebook lite and go to the option “create a new account”.
- Type your name and your last name.
- Type in your telephone number or your email address, they are the same.
- Put your birthday date and press “accept”.
- Select if you are male or female.
- Type a password (you have to remember it if you want to open your Facebook lite account again).
- Register now.
- To complete it, you have to confirm the account with your telephone number or your email address.
- Done, enjoy your new Facebook lite account.