Facebook has announced that starting today they will be rolling out new features and updates including support for high-resolution, print-quality photos, without “any kind of premium or paid account’. You will be able store photos up to 2048 pixels (up from the current 720p) and download the high-resolution images by clicking the “Download” button.
Other features that are currently getting rolled out to Facebook users worldwide include a new photo viewer shown in the image above.
You will now be able to “view photos and even whole albums without even having to go to a new page. Instead, the photo opens in the center of your screen, and you close it when you’re done. There’s no need to go back and forth between pages or reload the page”