The latest update of the free app Facebook Messenger now supports 3D Touch gestures. This was a feature that was coming claiming developer for quite some time and now it seems he did not turn a deaf ear to the suggestions and complaints from users of the app.
With the latest update of the free mobile messaging application Facebook, the app is now compatible with 3D Touch gestures. The latest update of Messenger on the App Store with revision number 79.0 with now supports Peek & Pop on the iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus, which is to preview the contents of a particular app (PEEK) with the possibility of running a Extra action (Pop) using 3D touches.
This seems to be the only change that is mentioned in the note accompanying the download of 109 MB version of the app.
With 3D Touch technology, owners of recent iPhones can press on any item within the conversation to have a quick preview of the content. Facebook says that 3D Touch can be used for contacts, discussions, photos, videos, stickers, links and locations Messenger chats.
As before, the quick actions may be released quickly by pressing lightly on the icon on the home screen Messenger, which causes the shortcut menu with selected people to whom he sent a message recently along with new commands opens message and messenger analyze code.
Rapid actions were added to Messenger in December 2015, three months after the iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus were to be sold to the public. The application of Facebook Messenger is available for free from the App Store and is compatible with devices with iOS 7 and later.