Facebook is Apparently Testing Live Photos Support in its App


Although the flexibility to put up Stay Photographs has existed on Fb for a moderately very long time, the function was solely restricted to the iOS app. However, the mentioned performance is probably making its method to the Android app eventually. This has been noticed by a number of customers on Reddit (together with me) on the Android app of the social networking big.

This growth might be a direct results of the truth that the reside pictures performance that was first popularized by Apple’s iPhone again in 2015 is now being embraced by Android as properly. Google debuted an analogous function known as ‘Movement Photographs‘ alongside its Pixel 2 units however you’ll be able to create reside pictures on different Android units as properly.

Right here is how the Stay Photographs will look on the Fb app for Android. You’ll see a small concentric circle on the bottom-left of reside pictures, which you’ll press and maintain to view the reside pictures. This motion could be very a lot just like how reside (or movement) pictures are seen on each iOS and Android respectively.

Because the Stay Photographs performance turns into extra mainstream, Fb is claimed to be testing the performance to share such reside pictures through its Android app as properly. The sharing course of isn’t any completely different than a normal replace on the social networking platform however it might nonetheless not be viewable to you because it has not been rolled out extensively for everybody.

The Fb Android app may be bagging assist for reside pictures however the function remains to be lacking for cellular net customers and desktop customers. There may be presently no data on the official rollout of the function however we might anticipate to see a flood of reside pictures on Fb actually quickly. What’s your opinion on reside pictures function coming to Fb? Tell us within the feedback down under.