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Facebook Messenger

BY FACEBOOK, INC.

3.1 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars24%
  • 4 Stars18%
  • 3 Stars23%
  • 2 Stars15%
  • 1 Star19%
3.13 / 5 based on 877 Reviews

Product Description

Instantly reach the people you care about. Messenger is a fast, free and reliable way to stay in touch. It's just like texting, but you don't have to pay for every message (it works with your data plan). Features: Get to your messages without opening Facebook. Bring your conversations to life with stickers. Send photos privately. Have group conversations and make plans on the go. Text your phone contacts, even if you're not Facebook friends. Share your location so people know when you're nearby. Record voice messages. Make free calls, even to friends in other countries. Know when people have seen your messages. See who's available on Messenger and who's active on Facebook. Stay logged in so you never miss a message. Turn off notifications when you're working, sleeping or just need a break. see more...

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  • "At first I was not looking forward to having a separate app for messaging on Facebook, but it comes in handy when you need to use an app and have a chat head open for convenience." in 15 reviews
  • "This is a great app for Facebook so you can message people on Facebook but I don't like that they made it into another app other than just the Facebook app and you need the messenger app to talk to them " in 11 reviews
  • "I've never had a problem with messenger, but I just think it's stupid that I have to have the messenger app to message people on Facebook." in 8 reviews
  • "The Messenger app works fine and is a great way to keep in touch with friends using data or wifi, but I really don't understand why they needed to make an entirely new app separate from the Facebook app." in 7 reviews
  • "I'm not a big fan of the fact that I am required to use this app in order to talk on messenger on my phone." in 6 reviews
Kendra R.
Fogelsville, PA
70 reviews
It's easy to talk to friends and acquaintances, but what I don't like is how Facebook forced you to download it to be able to talk to people.
Griselda R.
325 reviews
I don't understand why messenger has to have a separate app. I like Messenger itself, especially the stickers, but I hate that it's separate.
Allison N.
Nashville, TN
250 reviews
The messenger app works great.. I just don't like how Facebook is practically forcing everyone to get it if they want to see their messages.
Angie P.
94 reviews
I don't get why FB msngr has such low ratings! It's functional, has a nice UI/UX... It's better than Instagram or SnapChat's chat interfaces
Claire P.
523 reviews
This app works fine, but I don't see a reason for having separate apps for facebook and its messenger. It takes up space that I barely have.
Stephanie O.
522 reviews
I hate that I need this to message my friends, it just takes up space on my phone and frustrates me to no end! I just want it all in one app
Amy M.
222 reviews
Techie Expert Level 3
This is the dumbest thing ever. i hate it. the fact that its a separate app is annoying and unnecessary. i use Facebook less because of it
ARIXON L.
Auburn, AL
114 reviews
I liked much before when it was integrated into the application facebook, now I do not like , is stuck, does not work well , I do not like
Alex W.
Philadelphia, PA
27 reviews
App does what it is meant to do, but it's very annoying to have to open a new app to use messenger instead of being available on facebook.
Annie V.
Sacramento, CA
30 reviews
I don't like that when I'm on my phone I can't see my messages because I have to download this app! Who has the memory for that nowadays?!
Davia G.
Huntsville, AL
457 reviews
Techie Expert Level 1
What's your biggest irritating issue you have had with the messenger?
Star S.
44 reviews
Techie Expert Level 3
If you could redesign this app, what would you do?
Fa Leasha R.
Gloucester , VA
18 reviews
Is anyone else upset about the picture setting that automatically sends your picture without giving you a chance to review it?
Bear H.
Arlington, TX
259 reviews
Why do many people dislike this app?
Valerie S.
Albertville, AL
102 reviews
Do you think Facebook will go back to just chat without messenger? Or Will they change it again somehow?

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