Facebook for Android has been updated to version 1.9.7 which brings new messaging features and lets you use the front-facing camera on your phone to capture images. The Latest version of Facebook for Android no more support for Android 2.1 (Eclair) and works only on Android 2.2 (Froyo) devices and up.
New Features of Facebook for Android v1.9.7
- A front-facing camera makes it easier to take photos. To use the front-facing camera click the arrows icon on the top in camera mode.
- New messaging features let you switch between conversations, include friends of friends, share bigger photos, and see who’s available
- Share bigger photos, tap for full screen and pinch to zoom
- Faster app login and navigation
- Several security improvements and various bug fixes
If you already using Facebook for Android and have the Android 2.2 (Froyo) and up OS then you can directly update it from the my apps inside Google Play and those who want Facebook for Android can download from the Google Play Store for free