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Official VKontakte app
Author: Alexander Vorobyev
Date: tested on 26 Jun 2012 on
Functions quickly, elaborated interface, modern design
No significant shortcomings
Vkontakte is the official client of the biggest social network in Russia and the CIS for Android. This is a highly user-friendly app that copies almost all functionality of the web interface version of the website.
This is so far the most updated Russian app. It has a neat minimalist design, functions very quickly, and has almost no bugs. All of this coupled with dozens features that let you listen to music, watch videos, and always stay in touch with your friends.
Interface and capabilitiesOnce you have downloaded it and registered/logged in, you will see your timeline. The app is controlled with one button located in the top left side of the screen. After tapping it, you will see a side menu appearing that will let you access the newsfeed, messaged, friendlist, groups, photos, videos, music, and settings.
The same menu also has reminders about your friends’ BDs, your favorite friends you can chat with, and easy access to your most visited communities. Just tap on anything you want to access and start enjoying almost endless functionality of this great website. Everything in this app is made in a very quality and user-friendly way. To update your profile or newsfeed, just scroll up or tap the corresponding button which will be shown if you have any new notifications.
Key features of Vkontakte for Android:
- Neat and user-friendly interface;
- Wide functionality;
- Quick functioning;
- Decent home screen widget;
- All features of the original website version.
ResumeIn case you are the one who uses Vkontakte daily for chatting with your friends or listening to music, this app is the best fit for you. It’s very user-friendly and it is constantly updated to ensure that there are no bugs.