It also boasts a streamlined design for accessing and sharing photos. The new version has also a new shortcut for downloading sticker packs. A user can download sticker packs by pressing and holding a sticker pack received from someone.

By using this app, users can now access and share video clips to others.

In the previous versions, users were only allowed to share photos and voice recordings.

Facebook Messenger 5.0 also includes improvements to searching people and groups by name.

The new update of this app for iPhone and iPod touch is available free of cost at the App Store.

Earlier this month, Facebook had introduced voice calling to any country to all users in version 4.1.

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