Facebook Messenger is one of the most popular apps around the world. More than a billion Facebook users use Messenger to chat with their friends over Facebook. If you are one of them, then here we have a piece of news for you. Facebook have just added two new amazing features to their Messenger app. Now you will be able to share photos, videos, and other files saved in the Dropbox without leaving Messenger. Another feature which will soon be added to Messenger is Video Chat Heads, by which you will be able to continue chatting with your friends while doing video chatting with another person. According to us, both of these features will help users in interacting with their friends over Facebook.
On Tuesday, 12 April 2016 Dropbox announced that sharing of files via Messenger app will be available soon to both Messenger for Android and iOS users. According to the company, Android users who are using Messenger app will have to click on More option to see Dropbox as an available source. Dropbox also announced that all of the users who want to enjoy this feature on their device will need to install Dropbox app too on their smartphone device.
According to the company Images (including animated gif images) and Videos that are saved in Dropbox will be displayed directly in Messenger chats. If you want to send other kinds of a file using Messenger app, then you will need to click on Open button, and it will bring recipients to the Dropbox mobile app from where the recipients can preview and save files to their account.
Video Chat Heads feature will be available for both Android and iOSusers where they can chat while doing video chatting with another person. Facebook explained that Android users can do video chatting with Messenger even while they are using other apps. Both of these features will bring a new style to use Facebook Messenger app for sure, and according to recent reports, both of these features will be rolled out as an update in next few days.
Facebook Messenger is a great app to chat with Facebook friends, but there are some disadvantages of it too. Like there are so many people out there, who have tested this app and found out that it eats a lot of memory and bandwidth of the user. But now you will be able to have full control over your app, and now you can make it work like you want it to be.