If you have been using the Facebook for BlackBerry out of the beta zone, you will be used to many of these features, but it’s nice to see the new Facebook for BlackBerry be available to everyone. You can see the new features below. If you have not seen this update yet via app world, simple reboot your BlackBerry and open up Facebook and you should get the prompt to update. For those looking to install Facebook for BlackBerry simply follow the link below.
The new Facebook for BlackBerry smartphones version 3.3 includes:
- BBM™ Integration – Facebook 3.3 allows you to discover and add BBM friends and initiate BBM chats right from within the Facebook for BlackBerry app. You can now easily share your BlackBerry PIN with Facebook friends and discover which of your Facebook friends also have BBM. By simply clicking on the new BBM Icon within the Facebook app, you can invite a friend to become a BBM contact and then launch a BBM chat right from within the app.
- Un-Friending – In response to requests, with Facebook 3.3, you can now easily un-friend someone directly from within Facebook for BlackBerry. You no longer have to use your desktop.
- Photo Redesign – There are new ways of interacting with your Facebook photos. Facebook 3.3 gives you faster viewing of your photos and at a higher resolution. You’ll also be able to view thumbnails of all of your photos for easier browsing.
- Refreshed Look and Feel – Facebook 3.3 has an exciting new look and feel with refreshed icons for navigation and status publisher to provide easy access to all the Facebook features that keep you connected and help build your social network.
Facebook for BlackBerry Smartphones version 3.3 is available for BlackBerry smartphones running OS 5 and above.