Download Facebook - Best Software & Apps

  • Facebook

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    Windows Phone
    iPhone
    Web Apps

    Official Facebook app for Android

    8
    5742 votes
    • PROS: Easy to get around, Upload photos from your phone, Real time notifications, Chat, Good integration with Android system
    • CONS: Not optimized for tablets, News feed isn't ordered chronologically
  • Messenger

    (Facebook Messenger) Varies with device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone
    Windows Phone
    Mac

    Text, voice calls, and video calls now included

    8
    3516 votes
    • PROS: Supports chats, voice calls, video calls, Support third party apps, Easy to use
    • CONS: Compatible apps require new download
  • Facebook Lite

    6.0.0.7.138

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    A social network for the masses

    8
    694 votes
    • PROS: Almost as many features as the main Android app, Easy to navigate and carry out common actions, No lag when loading newsfeed data, App is small in size at less than 1MB
    • CONS: Lag when uploading photos, Some layout issues, No video or audio support
  • Messenger for Desktop

    1.4.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    An unofficial free Facebook desktop client

    8
    2994 votes
    • PROS: Chat without opening Facebook, Facebook options are automatically imported, Same options as the official Facebook Messenger apps, Completely free, Safe to use
    • CONS: Unofficial app that isn't associated with or supported by Facebook, Interface is unimaginative
  • Facebook for Windows 10

    1.3.0.9

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The free official Facebook app for Windows 10

    7
    2254 votes
    • PROS: Excellent user experience, Responsive controls, Ideal for Facebook use on tablets, Displays most important status updates
    • CONS: No new functions, Account and privacy options could be improved
  • Photo Grid

    (Collage Maker) 5.31

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Web Apps

    Get in touch with your inner artist to effortlessly create cool photos

    7
    468 votes
    • PROS: Packed with features, Very easy to use and intuitive, Allows you to edit images and create videos
    • CONS: Intrusive adverts
  • Facebook Gameroom

    1.0.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Play your favourite Facebook games in a standalone app

    9
    396 votes
    • PROS: Personalized recommendations, Faster, smoother experience, Convenient shortcuts
    • CONS: Another app to manage
  • Free Facebook Video Downloader

    1.7.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Rip videos from Facebook

    8
    139 votes
    • PROS: Converts both video and audio, No download required
    • CONS: Some quality is lost in conversion, Can’t choose download file type
  • Facebook Messenger

    (Unofficial) (Chrome) 2.1.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Facebook Messenger in your broswer? Wait a minute...

    7
    4335 votes
    • PROS: It works!, Chat without other Facebook distractions
    • CONS: No improvements over website, No unique login
  • SaveFrom.net Helper

    5.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Download Video from YouTube Facebook and Elsewhere for Free

    8
    345 votes
    • PROS: Save from websites easily, Good download speeds, Mostly seamless
    • CONS: Popular/Russian websites only, Varies between websites
  • Facebook Notifications

    (for Chrome) (Chrome) 2.2.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Facebook right in your Chrome browser!

    6
    448 votes
    • PROS: Practical, Attractive appearance, Events calendar is included
    • CONS: Requires posting permissions
  • Facebook

    for BlackBerry 10 10.7.31.9

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Check and update Facebook on your BlackBerry 10 phone

    7
    153 votes
    • PROS: Compact and easy to use, Upload photos directly from your phone, Sync calendar, contacts, and messages, Share your location with Places
    • CONS: No video upload, Lacks some of the features of Facebook
  • Toolkit For Facebook

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Chrome extension free automated toolkit for Facebook

    9
    67 votes
    • PROS: It has a great many features, The batch controls are great time savers
    • CONS: Not very useful for regular Facebook users, The premium tools have very limited uses
  • Facebook Pro

    4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Facebook, without the browser

    7
    2139 votes
    • PROS: Instant access to Facebook without a browser, No installation required, Manage Facebook Pro from your system tray
    • CONS: No options, Nothing new or unique to Facebook Pro, Not essential
  • Facebook Video Call Plug-in Installer

    1.2.250.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Install Video Chat for Facebook

    7
    925 votes
    • PROS: Installation is easy
    • CONS: Still has some bugs
  • Facebook Beta

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows Phone

    Be the first to try new features in this Facebook Beta app

    7
    23 votes
    • PROS: Great design, Lets Facebook customize your lock screen, Runs quickly, Supports live tile updating, Lets you pin Facebook pages to start screen
    • CONS: Notifications don't work well at present, Chat features aren't very advanced
  • Facebook 4 Mac

    4.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Use Facebook without the browser

    6
    31 votes
    • PROS: Separates Facebook from your browser, No installation required, Manage from your system tray app
    • CONS: No options, Nothing new or unique, Not essential
  • Fast for Facebook

    3.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    A quicker way to use Facebook

    8
    83 votes
    • PROS: Access Facebook quickly, Small download size, Good for old devices
    • CONS: Requires lots of permissions
  • AnyMP4 Video Downloader

    6.0.50

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Download online videos from YouTube, Vimeo, Metacafe, Facebook, Dailymotion, Vevo, Yahoo and so on.

    8
    20 votes
    • Facebook Notifications

      (Chrome) 1.27

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A Free Communication program for Windows

      8
      45 votes
      Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
      #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
      1(Facebook Messenger) Varies with device35168.1Android, Windows, iPhone, Windows Phone
      2varies-with-device57427.8Android, Windows, Windows Phone, iPhone
      31.4.329947.7Windows, Mac
      41.3.0.922547.5Windows
      5(Unofficial) (Chrome) 2.1.843357Windows