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post #11 of 41
The app really is subpar compared to the iOS equivalent. The thing that bothers me quite a bit is how much CPU power it uses.
post #12 of 41
I got a FB update pushed through yesterday to my S3, the employee's might just be taking this seriously now they are being forced to use it
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I have Galaxy S II and iPAD 3Rd gen and Facebook works much better on my Android phone.
Also Facebook on a crappy iPhone screen was a torture , switching to SGS 2 was a blessing.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by RobotDevil666 View Post

I have Galaxy S II and iPAD 3Rd gen and Facebook works much better on my Android phone.
Also Facebook on a crappy iPhone screen was a torture , switching to SGS 2 was a blessing.

I used my friend's iPhone 4 just to see what it was like and could not stand it. the sharp edges and small screen was torture. my Galaxy Nexus is so, so, so, much better to use. Also, I find the iOS to be very detrimental to productivity; and it is not very intuitive.
 
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post #15 of 41
Facebook on Android has been a god-awful app since its inception. Many far better alternatives exist out there, like Friendcaster and Fast for Facebook. It's hilarious how 3rd-party developers are doing much better on producing an FB app than the company itself.
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post #16 of 41
Quote:
Originally Posted by RobotDevil666 View Post

I have Galaxy S II and iPAD 3Rd gen and Facebook works much better on my Android phone.
Also Facebook on a crappy iPhone screen was a torture , switching to SGS 2 was a blessing.

I disagree. I think the Facebook app on Android is terrible compared to the iOS offering.
post #17 of 41
i have an iphone 4 and an ipad 2 and i can tell you that the iOS app is awful too!
its still the old UI on the ipad (they changed it on the iphone)
it takes soooo much time loading... loading..., even though the app ends up having 200-300Mb worth of cache on my device, and i just end up re-installing the app every month to make it go faster (no, i'm not crazy, it does work! rolleyes.gif ... but not for long mad.gif)

they should force half of them to use iphones/ipads
    
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post #18 of 41
But honestly, the current Facebook app on Android is the equivilent of running crysis.
post #19 of 41
Cleaned, and first post edited and locked. We've said this over and over, if you see rule-breaking content, do not comment on or reply to it, report it. In fairness there were an enormous amount of reports on said post but that doesn't excuse the commentary that still followed.
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post #20 of 41
I use a few month old release of the FB app on my phone since the reviews alone on the Play Store have deterred me from getting the latest versions. I hope that FB fixes the app considering the mobile version is smoother than the app.
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