Facebook Messenger is now home to over 1 billion users

There are over 1 billion people using Facebook Messenger on Android.

@anthony256
Published Sat, Jun 13 2015 2:06 AM CDT   |   Updated Tue, Nov 3 2020 12:06 PM CST

Facebook Messenger continues to grow, with the social network announcing that there have been over 1 billion downloads of the Facebook Messenger for Android application from the Google Play store.

Facebook Messenger is now home to over 1 billion users | TweakTown.com

There are only a few applications with over 1 billion users, with Messenger joining the likes of Facebook, WhatsApp, Gmail, YouTube, Search and Maps. But how did Facebook Messenger get here? With instant messaging slaying SMS, Facebook Messenger slowly added VOIP calling, video calling, stickers, voice clips, peer-to-peer payments, location, the third-party app creation, Messenger is a juggernaut.

I'm a daily addict user of Facebook Messenger, what about you?

NEWS SOURCE:techcrunch.com

Anthony joined the TweakTown team in 2010 and has since reviewed 100s of graphics cards. Anthony is a long time PC enthusiast with a passion of hate for games built around consoles. FPS gaming since the pre-Quake days, where you were insulted if you used a mouse to aim, he has been addicted to gaming and hardware ever since. Working in IT retail for 10 years gave him great experience with custom-built PCs. His addiction to GPU tech is unwavering.

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