Facebook for iPhone and iPad v5.1 update brings new upload flow, photo filters and more

Facebook for iPhone and iPad has been updated to version 5.1 that brings new features including new upload UI to select multiple photos or videos at once, photo filters, new messaging features including option to quickly see who is online to chat, manage favorite friends and more. Some of these features were available in the version 1.9.8 and version 1.9.10 updates, but the photo filters is not available on the Android app yet.

New features in Facebook for iPhone and iPad v5.1

  • Swiping to the left shows who’s available to message
  • Share photos faster with a new upload flow that lets you select multiple photos at once
  • When sending messages, see who’s active
  • Add friends you message most to the top of your Favorites
  • New Filters for photos
  • Give real gifts to your friends using Facebook Gifts (US-only)

Download Facebook for iPhone and iPad from the Apple iTunes Store for free.

Author: Srivatsan Sridhar

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