Yes, you heard it right. Facebook Messenger has a new version rolling out from yesterday for Android through the Play Store. Finally, it will follow Google’s Material Design guidelines. Believe it or not, the Facebook Messenger app is a lot more popular than the actual Facebook app. The new version will definitely be beneficial to its users.
Various Material Design elements have been in testing by the Messenger team over the past few months and have been spotted in a number of beta versions of the app. The company has also enabled them for some users, but not for others. But now the new design is going out to everyone.
The layout of the app will also change and it will receive a different look. But the rolling out might take a few days and after that, you will get to see the update. According to Facebook, the redesigning of the app was not easy. Rather it took a lot of time and hard work.
If you consider its popularity all over the world, people depend much on communicating through Messenger. So, the update will certainly make its users happy. As for Android fans, they are bound to love the Material Design in Messenger.