Facebook has finally announced Facebook Avatars in India. That will enable users to create and share their custom cartoon-like version of themselves similar to Apple Memoji stickers.
The Avatars feature on Facebook brings several customisation options such as a variety of faces, hairstyles and outfits that the social network claims have been specially customised for India.
How to create Facebook Avatars
Before proceeding with the steps, make sure to update your Facebook app with the latest version.
Open Facebook app on your smartphone
Then tap on the three horizontal bars
Scroll down and tap on ‘See More’ option
Here you’ll find ‘Avatar’ option, tap on it
Now, choose skin tone and tap Next
At the next screen, personalise your Avatar by selecting a hairstyle, face shape, complexion, eye shape, colour, eyebrow, nose, etc
Once you are ready with the personalization part, tap Done from the top to create the Avatar
How to share Facebook Avatars
As already mentioned, Facebook Avatars can be shared as Stickers in comments, posts or it can be used in Messenger and WhatsApp Chats.
To share Avatars in Facebook comments, simply tap on the Emoji icon and select from the Avatar Stickers to send.